Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1255666

Speyer's Hooded Owlet
Cucullia speyeri

Observation date: June 21, 2020
Date notes: Unsure of time.
Submitted by: VACUiTyOfMinD
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: It was eating the plant, a wild daisy called Erigeron annuus. A thunderstorm was on its way. I think the caterpillar was getting ready for a thunderstorm.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: July 07, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Pennsylvania, York County