Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 912764

Miller Dagger Moth
Acronicta vulpina

Observation date: July 23, 2013
Submitted by: gfeinberg
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Caterpillar was found crawling up the side of a picnic shelter. The picture is taken from the inside of an aquarium. It appeared to be chewing on a piece of wood, and was no where to be found later in the day; assuming it is pupating in the wood.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Tom Middagh
Verified date: September 17, 2013
Coordinator notes: None.
Partner project: National Moth Week
Checklist region(s): United States, Minnesota, Hennepin County