Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1269985

Peigler's oakworm moth
Anisota peigleri

Observation date: August 19, 2020
Submitted by: harherr
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: It's around 87°F (30.56° C) out and I spotted a caterpillar taking shade in our back yard playpen this afternoon.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Mikelchap
Verified date: August 27, 2020
Coordinator notes: Senatoria doesn't occur in Georgia. It is a northern species.
Checklist region(s): United States, Georgia, DeKalb County