Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1045325

Rustic Quaker
Orthodes majuscula

Observation date: May 27, 2015
Submitted by: ahathaway1997
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This specimen was found at a Tennis court in the late morning; Plants nearby include deciduous plants and trees, as well as Poison Ivy; It was simply crawling slowly on the asphalt; The temperature was high, the asphalt warm, and the sun was out (Though there were also clouds); The caterpillar was not directly in the sunlight but instead in the shadow of the trees and plants.
Status: Resident
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: January 16, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Rhode Island, Kent County