Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1132521

Common Bagworm Moth
Psyche casta

Observation date: August 06, 2017
Date notes: 75°F/24°C Below average cool, damp & windy with gusts over 5mph (8Kph), gray skies, a dreary fall like night. Full Moon!
Submitted by: Bkripto
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Flew in on a gust of wind to rest near a porch light. (½" inch/12mm).
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: December 14, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Pennsylvania, Beaver County