Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1230102

White-blotched Heterocampa
Heterocampa umbrata

Observation date: August 28, 2019
Submitted by: ecohansen
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: on picnic table in mixed Appalachian forest at 2800 feet. Closest tree was an adelgid-stricken hemlock. Assorted roadside annuals nearby. Warm weather after cool spell. Very sluggish movement.Approx. 3 inches. Thanks for everything you do!
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: August 31, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Virginia