Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1078017

Ceanothus silkmoth
Hyalophora euryalus

Observation date: April 02, 2016
Date notes: the moth is still there a day later, sitting on ivy leaves
Submitted by: jwigren
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: the moth is still there 24 hrs later. How long will it be there and should I offer it some food? It is in the early morning sun and gently opens and closes it's wings. It is in the shade the rest of the day as it is an E. facing exposure.
Status: Resident
Verified by: BAMONA
Verified date: November 13, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Placer County, California, United States