Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1221282

Juanita sphinx
Proserpinus juanita

Observation date: July 30, 2019
Submitted by: Gfire5
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: We found this caterpillar crawling on our basketball court. It has a false face on its tail end and when disturbed, it curls up and waves its tail end to mimic a snake
Status: Resident
Verified by: J_Martineau
Verified date: August 01, 2019
Coordinator notes: fifth instar
Checklist region(s): United States, Montana, Sheridan County