Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1160971

Pacific Tent Caterpillar Moth
Malacosoma constrictum

Observation date: May 20, 2018
Submitted by: Chris Carvalho
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: On a moss-covered trunk of an Oregon white oak tree (Quercus garryana). In pine-oak savanna habitat with snowberry, oceanspray, balsamroot, lupine, poison oak, etc. The caterpillar was about 1.375" long.
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: March 27, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Oregon, Wasco County