Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1173605

Drexel's Datana
Datana drexelii

Observation date: July 25, 2018
Submitted by: Russholland82
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: They were all over a blueberry plant in my yard
Status: Resident
Verified by: jasondroberts
Verified date: August 02, 2018
Coordinator notes: Can be very hard to separate Datana sp. when early instar caterpillar's like these, but the foodplant of blueberry places this as species drexelii. -JDR
Checklist region(s): Mobile County, United States, Alabama