Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1378144

Rosy maple moth
Dryocampa rubicunda

Observation date: April 17, 2024
Submitted by: Ken Cheeks
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Moth photographed approximately 30 minutes after daybreak. Moth had been attracted to porch light that was left on overnight. 66 degrees F, cloudy, light breeze at 4 mph. Host tree (red maple) is within 30 yards of sighting.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Dennis Forsythe
Verified date: April 17, 2024
Coordinator notes: None.