Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1199876

Louisiana eyed silkmoth
Automeris louisiana

Observation date: March 03, 2019
Submitted by: peconover
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: moth was found on a the porch of a camp near an outdoor light. moth was injured, either by predator or injury due to collision.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: March 05, 2019
Coordinator notes: Based on sighting locale and wing markings, as shown by photos on MPG, this looks like A. louisiana. http://mothphotographersgroup.msstate.edu/species.php?hodges=7749.1
Checklist region(s): United States, Louisiana, Cameron Parish