Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1145139

Hibiscus-leaf Caterpillar
Rusicada privata

Observation date: October 06, 2017
Date notes: 73°F/23°C Hu100% 6mph/10kmh-ESE Daylight. Sun is glowing bright through thick occasional puffs of passing gray clouds as it is raining softly. Calm winds, nice & mild tempature with an occasional soft breeze. Wet & damp from the rain. Short sleeve comfortible weather.
Submitted by: Bkripto
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Eating a "Rose of Sharon" Hibuscus shrub leaf in the rain with a fury! (2" inches/50mm/5.0km).
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: October 07, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Beaver County, United States, Pennsylvania