Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1150365

Grote's buckmoth
Hemileuca grotei

Observation date: December 11, 2017
Submitted by: Coconicola
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found on floor of parking lot, wasn't able to fully fly. On December 13th she has laid eggs.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: December 20, 2017
Coordinator notes: Based on locale and the nature of the crescent-shaped markings in the spots on the forewings, I believe this is H. grotei. SAT
Checklist region(s): Bexar County, United States, Texas