Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1092415

American Angle Shades
Euplexia benesimilis

Observation date: July 26, 2016
Date notes: Found several caterpillars on the evening of 7/26/2016.
Submitted by: turkeydragon123
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Turned very dark green a couple times. Eats A LOT of basil and purple lettuce. I found it along with the others near a basil plant, many purple lettuce plants, and on thyme.
Status: Resident
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: February 10, 2022
Coordinator notes: Please continue to raise and send in photo of adult!
Checklist region(s): United States, Washington, Snohomish County