Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

  Sighting 1364007

Ceanothus silkmoth
Hyalophora euryalus

Observation date: June 23, 2023
Date notes: First saw and held Friday, June 23rd around 11:30 pm. Then placed (her) outside on a new Japanese maple tree. The next day, she laid a small clutch of eggs.
Submitted by: Giudita13
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: After laying her eggs, she hung around for another night, but was gone by Sunday morning. I am currently feeding the three caterpillars that hatched and hope to see them through to their metamorphosis!
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: July 18, 2023
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Washington, Pierce County