Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1259289

Pink Prominent
Hyparpax aurora

Observation date: July 10, 2020
Submitted by: merrimentexperiment
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found on a wooden trellis in the vegetable garden. The trellis is supporting pole beans and a nasturtium, but the caterpillar was found on the wood, not on the plants. It is holding still for at least the last half hour; have not seen it moving.
Status: Resident
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: January 15, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Massachusetts, Hampden County