Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1369263

Speckled Green Fruitworm Moth
Orthosia hibisci

Observation date: May 28, 2023
Submitted by: cp2023
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: I believe this is on Common Milkweed, early season, but I am not 100% positive. Hoping this is a caterpillar and not a sawfly - thank you for your help on all of these!
Status: Resident
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: August 23, 2023
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Connecticut, Fairfield County