Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1232943

Spiny Oak-slug Moth
Euclea delphinii

Observation date: September 12, 2019
Submitted by: Jhtfield6
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Slow moving, but eating massive amounts of oak leaves for it's size. The weather has been excessively hot and dry.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: September 14, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, North Carolina, Burke County