Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Unicorn Caterpillar Moth
Schizura unicornis

Observation date: September 21, 2020
Submitted by: naj.pilla
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found on sleeve in a remnant prairie/savanna within the Moraine Nature Preserve.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: February 18, 2023
Coordinator notes: Now <i>Coelodasys unicornis</i> (Smith, 1797), n. comb. in Becker (2014) It was formerly placed in the genus <i>Schizura</i>.
Checklist region(s): United States, Indiana, Porter County