Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1314295

Salt Marsh Moth or Acrea Moth
Estigmene acrea

Observation date: October 13, 2021
Submitted by: BeckieXOwen
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Its almost fall, and my daughter found this cute little guy while walking along our country backroad/driveway. It was in a field wandering about.. I am almost positive it's a Salt Marsh caterpillar, but I'm no expert!
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: October 13, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Tennessee, Sevier County