Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1216479

Sycamore Tussock Moth
Halysidota harrisii

Observation date: July 13, 2019
Submitted by: AshNota
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This caterpillar literally dropped from the sky onto my window. May have dropped from tall wild cherry tree or the sycamore tree.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: July 13, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Maryland, Washington County