Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1238583

Calleta silkmoth
Eupackardia calleta

Observation date: October 29, 2019
Submitted by: ORPI
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found on South-facing outside of Visitor Center restroom at Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, apparent fresh-hatch female that was warming up for flight. Brought into my office nearby for quick photos, then released on site.
Status: Resident
Verified by: kellyrichers
Verified date: August 11, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Arizona, Pima County