Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1290401

Observation date: May 09, 2021
Submitted by: skmillis
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Large (4") black furry caterpillar was spotted on limestone house siding. Not near any host plants.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: May 23, 2021
Coordinator notes: Based on range, this would appear to be Gloveria sphingiformis - Hodges#7697.
Checklist region(s): United States, Texas, Gillespie County