Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1158205

Fall Cankerworm Moth
Alsophila pometaria

Observation date: May 22, 2018
Date notes: 67°F/20°C 90%Hu 10mph/16kph- E Night. Soft rain, cloudy, cool & damp… gray skies with a steady cool breeze.
Submitted by: Bkripto
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Swinging in the breeze by a silk thread from an "American Slippery Elm" tree leaf. ★APPEARS TO BE GREEN/BLUE EGGS ON THE SHOULDERS… (1" inch/25mm).
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: May 29, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Beaver County, United States, Pennsylvania