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Cutworm

Family: Noctuidae

Description:

Gray cutworm with a dark longitudinal stripe. About 1 inch in length.

Habitat:

Spotted in a grassy ditch next to a farm road.

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2 Comments

Brian38
Brian38 6 months ago

Thank you so much, Kalen, for noticing. I believe your right with it being a cutworm but I will leave it as Noctuidae for now until I'm positive of a species.

Kalen
Kalen 6 months ago

Great photo, but i think it's a cutworm, the larvae of a moth (spodoptera furgiperda), not a leatherjacket.

Brian38
Spotted by
Brian38

Sumner, Washington, United States

Spotted on Dec 30, 2019
Submitted on Jan 12, 2020

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