Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1363573

Saddleback Caterpillar Moth
Acharia stimulea

Observation date: July 15, 2023
Submitted by: BeardedPapa
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Strange looking moth sitting on the wall near the porch light - disguised until I touched it with my phone and it startled me by flying off the wall to the floor of the porch
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: July 15, 2023
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Virginia, Richmond