Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1230418

Tawny Emperor
Asterocampa clyton

Observation date: August 31, 2019
Submitted by: WINGSaloftinKS
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Seen originally on some rotting wood on the sidewalk, then it flew up to the side of a wooden sign at the park and remained there for 2-3 minutes. Faded. Size: Approx. 2.5" wingspan. Weather: 77 degrees, 67% humidity, partly cloudy skies.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: September 01, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Kansas, Douglas County