Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1280445

Saddleback Caterpillar Moth
Acharia stimulea

Observation date: November 21, 2020
Submitted by: J_miller2007
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Caterpillar was eating the leaves of a Ti plant on a rainy day, about 78 degrees fahrenheit outside. The host plant's branch was dropped near the ground at the time.
Status: Resident
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: November 22, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Brevard County