Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1211553

Spiny Oak-slug Moth
Euclea delphinii

Observation date: June 17, 2019
Date notes: Weather was clear and mild - temp around 78 degrees Fahrenheit. Unusually cool for the middle of June in Texas!
Submitted by: PaigeBC
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found him climbing up the trunk of my redbud tree, about 1.5’ off the ground. Tiny little thing! I don’t see a visual difference between the E. incisa and the E. delphinii ... and I’m not knowledgeable enough to identify it.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: January 30, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Texas, McLennan County