Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1300097

Contracted Datana
Datana contracta

Observation date: July 11, 2021
Date notes: Humid, off and on thunderstorms with bright sunny interludes.
Submitted by: CatBarnhardt
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Hot humid day with intermittent rain and sun. Eating leaves on a blueberry bush. Cluster of five caterpillars. Four alike one similar but more brown than black and without hairs. More juvenile?
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: July 12, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.