Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1282742

Abbot's Bagworm Moth
Oiketicus abbotii

Observation date: December 30, 2020
Submitted by: tirvine2020
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found sewed to a low growing palm, but I found no signs of larval feeding on any of the palm leaves. The adjacent bush was blackbead (Pithecellobium keyense).
Status: Resident
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: December 31, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Monroe County