Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1043898

Laurelcherry Smoky Moth
Neoprocris floridana

Observation date: May 15, 2015
Date notes: For the past three weeks
Submitted by: Ann Singley
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: These caterpillars have exfoliated all of a certain species of tree in my area. Do not know the species of tree. They dangle from webs allmorning long. Sting if you touch them.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: May 17, 2015
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Alachua County