Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1265390

Western sheepmoth
Hemileuca eglanterina

Observation date: July 17, 2020
Submitted by: Luna-Linuche.76
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found moth on a parking bumper by the Shell Gas Station, off Hwy. 395 in Lakeview, Oregon; moth could crawl & was still fluttering, but crumpled (must have been hit by a car). 1 pm temp. was 84 degrees.
Status: Resident
Verified by: J_Martineau
Verified date: February 23, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Oregon, Lake County