Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1225079

Nuttall's sheepmoth
Hemileuca nuttalli

Observation date: August 12, 2019
Submitted by: Jim Cane
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Several dozen adults, both sexes, flying around dry brushy meadows amid conifer and mountain mahogany forests. Snowberry present for sure, sagebrush too
Status: Resident
Verified by: J_Martineau
Verified date: February 02, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Utah