Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1282516

Grass Tubeworm Moth
Acrolophus arcanellus

Observation date: July 14, 2020
Submitted by: Dave Webb
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Attracted to MV lamp on wooded residential property with no understory; property bordering expansive agricultural land. Dominant trees include pine, oak, maple. Apparent body length of 14.5 mm.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: December 29, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Maryland, Caroline County