Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Genista Broom Moth
Uresiphita reversalis

Observation date: January 01, 2018
Date notes: Observed Dec 31 and Jan 1
Submitted by: KellyW
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Sunny warm weather (62 F). Actively feeding on Lupinus albifrons (silver bush lupine) Redding, CA USA (Shasta County) Sparse webbing observed but uncertain if it is associated with caterpillar At least 2 sizes of caterpillar are observed on the same plant (18 mm / 26 mm)
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: February 19, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Shasta County