Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1373041

Tuliptree silkmoth
Callosamia angulifera

Observation date: October 13, 2023
Submitted by: Chip Gilbert
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: The caterpillar was crawling on our deck underneath a very large Tulip Poplar tree that shades the deck. I placed it back onto a leaf on the tree and the next day 10/14/23 it spun it's cocoon in that leaf.
Status: Resident
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: October 18, 2023
Coordinator notes: None.