Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1118451

Observation date: May 26, 2017
Date notes: Single cat seen this date. Total of 5 same cat seen in same area of garden on May 27 2017 ~9:00am
Submitted by: katrohrer
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Cats on both dates found in vicinity of Florida swamp lily/silver buttonwood/lantana/ferns and non-native oleander. Clear, calm, sunny morning, 80F. May 27 sighting included 3 cats on one lily leaf, and 1@on 2 other lily leaves. Photo shows cat on large leaf of selloum where it was placed for photo. Second photo "in hand" shows bright orange "feet" and distinct short black hairs on each body segment.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: May 31, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Lee County, United States, Florida