Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1351915

Ceanothus silkmoth
Hyalophora euryalus

Observation date: January 25, 2023
Submitted by: Desidoodles59
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: It was a cold morning maybe 35 degrees outside on January 25 2023. Sighted this beautiful moth on my back door. It Came back that night same door . A few days later it came back again at night on the same door. On the night of 2/9/23 we saw it again on our back door again, stayed all night til the morning of 2/10/23 we noticed it was weak and falling over so we moved him to a safe area. In our backyard we have a lot of eucalyptus trees and mustard greens. The moth mainly was found on our back door.
Status: Unknown
Verified by: mcduck
Verified date: May 31, 2023
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Kern County