Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1163706

(White) Satin Moth
Leucoma salicis

Observation date: June 05, 2018
Submitted by: tirvine2020
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This caterpillar was found on quaking aspen (Populus tremuloides), seemingly working on sealing the leaf as shown by the silk above holding two parts of the leaf together.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: February 18, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, California, El Dorado County