Acronicta modica

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Acronicta modica
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Noctuidae
Genus: Acronicta
Species: A. modica
Binomial name
Acronicta modica
Walker, 1856

The medium dagger moth (Acronicta modica) is a moth of the Noctuidae family. It is found from Ontario and Quebec south to Arizona and Texas. It has also been recorded from Pennsylvania, Maryland, Iowa and Wisconsin.

The wingspan is about 35 mm.

The larvae feed on Quercus species.

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