Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1323778

Western sheepmoth
Hemileuca eglanterina

Observation date: June 12, 2020
Submitted by: June Bear
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found this caterpillar on the trail, had to put it in the shrubs so it wouldn't get squished.
Status: Resident
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: May 08, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, California, San Diego County