Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1179723

Turbulent Phosphila
Phosphila turbulenta

Observation date: August 16, 2018
Submitted by: dburrell
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: P. turbulenta larvae hatching from a egg mass deposited on August 6, 2018 (photographed in sighting #1176867). The first two photos are of the larvae hatching and newly hatched at 10:50 PM. The third photo shows the changes in the egg mass that were visible 18 hours prior on this date.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: August 17, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Kanawha County, United States, West Virginia