Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1184417

Southern pine sphinx
Lapara coniferarum

Observation date: September 01, 2018
Submitted by: Allen Belden
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Pine-oak-heath forest type. Found on ground under Loblolly Pine saplings. Is this caterpillar a skink mimic?
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: September 02, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Chesterfield County, United States, Virginia