Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1315370

Spotted Oleander Caterpillar Moth
Empyreuma pugione

Observation date: October 26, 2021
Submitted by: clwojcik@gmail.com
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Had ~7 caterpillars on my Mandeville. Captured several and placed in an enclosed habit with Mandeville as sole food source. Released 2 seemingly healthy, strong moths.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: October 27, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Hillsborough County