Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1245649

Calleta silkmoth
Eupackardia calleta

Observation date: April 12, 2020
Submitted by: fmarcusobregon
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Several (20 or so) caterpillar individuals feeding on a mint family shrub (not sure the species). Several ashy grey/brown cocoons were found on the same large shrub. Weather was clear and sunny, warm (70s).
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: April 17, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Texas, Bexar County