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Photo#924093
Moth - Noctuidae? - Peridroma saucia

Moth - Noctuidae? - Peridroma saucia
Tucson, Pima County, Arizona, USA
May 5, 2014
I saw this moth at the top of a cabinet in my kitchen at about 2:30 am.

yes, Peridroma saucia
Moved from Agrotina.

Moved
Moved from Peridroma.

Moved
Moved from Moths.

Possible ID
Check out Hodges #10915 – Peridroma saucia – Variegated Cutworm Moth

 
Thank you
Sorry it took so long to respond. That does look like a good match. I reviewed Peridroma saucia and similar species at this website and at the MPG. I also compared it to the moths on plate 56 of "Moths of Western North America". However, I am only moving it to the subtribe agrotina for now to be on the safe side since I am not an expert.

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