Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 1286906

Tuliptree silkmoth
Callosamia angulifera

Observation date: March 13, 2021
Date notes: Saturday March 13th 2021
Submitted by: Jyoung8184
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Female in the process of laying eggs
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: March 19, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.