Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Variable Oakleaf Caterpillar Moth
Lochmaeus manteo

Observation date: September 08, 2019
Submitted by: Michael Woolford
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Approximately 1.5-2cm length. Specimen seemed immobile, but sensitive to touch. Found to have parasite? Photos submitted were taken 09/08 to 09/10.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: September 14, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Maryland, Baltimore County