Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1314405

Electra buckmoth
Hemileuca electra

Observation date: October 11, 2021
Submitted by: Robert Gorman
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Partly sunny cold windy 15-25+ Took about Two hours to find the first female. Several males flying on sloping ridge line. Area Starting to be developed End of first street near I-15- 79 west side of 15. second photo also female
Status: Resident
Verified by: ishaan2009
Verified date: October 14, 2021
Coordinator notes: While I am not Ken, I have verified your observation. :-) -Ishaan
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Riverside County