Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1066757

Zebra Caterpillar Moth
Melanchra picta

Observation date: September 26, 2015
Submitted by: akpancake33
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Partly cloudy, 72*, wind out of the south 10-15 mph. Found caterpillar on my concrete front porch (south facing), relocated him to Lantana plant on west side of house.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: September 26, 2015
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Indiana, De Kalb County