Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1259214

Promethea silkmoth
Callosamia promethea

Observation date: July 02, 2020
Date notes: Very humid day
Submitted by: stormyeyes99
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Newly eclosed male overwintered as pupae, reared summer of 2019 from eggs laid on Tulip Poplar by wild female.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: August 06, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, New Jersey, Sussex County