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Lucketts, VA
(Zone 7a)

October 21, 2012
8:11 PM

Post #9311740

This one is nearly 3 inches long and has a big, shiny face (head).

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Houston Heights, TX
(Zone 9a)

October 21, 2012
8:28 PM

Post #9311772

That cat is for the American Dagger Moth. Nice photo. Acronicta americana

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Lucketts, VA
(Zone 7a)

October 22, 2012
1:27 PM

Post #9312386

Thanks for the ID. Below is a photo of a cat ID'd last year as an American Dagger Moth. Thought this one was different. Guess the previous one had a bad day at work and this one just got back from the hairdresser.

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