Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1202273

Observation date: April 12, 2019
Date notes: New emergence
Submitted by: smkwoods689
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: 28 eggs on our coontie plant. 7 caterpillars survived and formed chrysalises. 3 emerged 4/12/19 with 4 more expected 4/13. Sunny, warm, high of 84. We moved our coontie plant into our screen enclosure to protect the caterpillars.
Status: Resident
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: April 13, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Palm Beach County