Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1245696

Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth
Malacosoma americanum

Observation date: April 13, 2020
Date notes: Sunny high 70's
Submitted by: John LeBlanc
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Several small nests in this particular tree.
Status: Resident
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: July 11, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Virginia, Chesterfield County