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Noctuid - Sympistis chionanthi

Noctuid - Sympistis chionanthi
New Paltz, Ulster County, New York, USA
September 17, 2014

Moved to Sympistis chionanthi
Moved from ID Request.

looks to be
something in genus Sympistis

take a look at Sympistis chionanthi - Fringe-Tree Sallow - Hodges#10067

the moth is somewhat variable, but take a look at this lateral view:

nice photo
please orient the moth with its head facing up when posting ID requests, it gives the guide a more congruous appearance and makes identification easier. Thanks.

I went ahead and rotated, so I could make heads'r'tails of it.

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