Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1068436

Nevada buckmoth
Hemileuca nevadensis

Observation date: September 28, 2015
Submitted by: michaeloberg
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: jamesdurbin
Verified date: October 23, 2015
Coordinator notes: Nice find. This moth has only been found in a couple spots in the Loess Hills. Appears to be just emerged with the wings not completely filled out.
Checklist region(s): United States, Iowa, Monona County