New York Natural Heritage Program
Barrens Dagger Moth
Acronicta albarufa Grote, 1874
Insects
Kingdom: Animalia

      Phylum: Mandibulates (Mandibulata)

           Class: Insects (Insecta)

                Order: Butterflies, Skippers, and Moths (Lepidoptera)

                     Family: Owlet Moths (Noctuidae)


Comments on the Classification [-]
Other than the slight possibility that southwestern United States populations are a different species, there are no taxonomic issues with this species.