Butterflies and Moths of North America

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(White) Satin Moth
Leucoma salicis

Observation date: July 29, 2023
Submitted by: Luna-Linuche.76
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Moth was fluttering over lavender flowers in front yard, then landed vertically on white garage door, with wings folded over body, and antennae tucked down along thorax. Cool in the shade, morning temperature about 62 degrees. Body length about 1 inch; width about 0.5 inch.
Status: Resident
Verified by: J_Martineau
Verified date: July 31, 2023
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Oregon, Klamath County