Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 916328

Salt Marsh Moth or Acrea Moth
Estigmene acrea

Observation date: August 14, 2013
Submitted by: ragand
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: We found this little one on some purple alfalfa plants on our ranch. It is mid August in Roy, Montana. The weather has been rainy and cool in the evenings and hot in the daytime. We have found an identical one at the school yard in the town of Roy, MT.
Status: Resident
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: January 28, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Montana, Fergus County