Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1181774

Red-washed Prominent
Oligocentria semirufescens

Observation date: August 21, 2018
Submitted by: Dave tl
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: The large horn faces backwards behind the head. It is pretty fast moving for a caterpillar, roughly 2" long and walking out in the open while it's cold (12degrees c) overcast and about to rain. Timmins Ontario
Status: Resident
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: February 14, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Canada, Ontario