Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1028794

Tricolor buckmoth
Hemileuca tricolor

Observation date: March 18, 2015
Submitted by: mesquite
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Quite common this time of year. These moths like to sun on the southern side of the house on a porch rail, step, wall or door.
Status: Resident
Verified by: kellyrichers
Verified date: April 22, 2015
Coordinator notes: Nice!
Checklist region(s): United States, Arizona, Pinal County