Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1202187

Grote's buckmoth
Hemileuca grotei

Observation date: April 10, 2019
Submitted by: abwest
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found on cement floor of parking garage. Relocated to porch railing temporarily until host plant identified and then to oak tree. Wandering in preparation for spinning a cocoon?
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: April 10, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Texas, Bexar County