Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1223843

Western Tent Caterpillar Moth
Malacosoma californicum

Observation date: June 09, 2013
Submitted by: flyinganvil
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This was on the moss-covered railing of a bridge over a river. Nearby plants included Bigleaf Maple, Western Redcedar, and possibly also Vine Maple trees.
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: August 08, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Washington, King County