Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1203266

Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth
Malacosoma americanum

Observation date: April 19, 2019
Submitted by: TerraS
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: On heuchera leaf in the shade of an oak tree...Checking on it over a few hours, I did not see any damage like it was eating the leaf, it just seemed to be resting there...
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: April 25, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.