Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1173900

Sweetbay silkmoth
Callosamia securifera

Observation date: July 26, 2018
Submitted by: jlocacio
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Moth found resting on the protected side (east facing) of house. Most of the time its wings folded, but opened them slightly when I was near to take its picture. Warm FL night, not raining now, but did rain during the day.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: September 30, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Pasco County, United States, Florida