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Lobelia Dagger Moth

Acronicta lobeliae


Medium sized, dark gray caterpillar with yellow markings and white lateral stripes. Sparse dark hairs along body, especially on the lower part above the legs. Head is dark with a light wedge, dark mandibles and a small dark spot in the middle of the wedge.


Temperate forest. Cedar Point County Park, NY.

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Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 8 years ago

Gorgeous spotting, Tamar! This spotting is the 25,000th moth spotting in my "Moths of the World" mission. :-) Thank you so much!

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Northwest Harbor, New York, USA

Spotted on Jul 5, 2014
Submitted on Aug 19, 2014

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