Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1149360

Drexel's Datana
Datana drexelii

Observation date: July 29, 2013
Submitted by: lizmcd
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: These caterpillars were feeding on deerberry, Vaccinium stamineum, at the Elk Ridge Native Plant Preserve in Garrett County, MD. They best match an image of Drexel's Datana caterpillars from Fayette County, PA on the BAMONA site. Hoping you can verify this ID.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: December 03, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Garrett County, United States, Maryland