Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 546978

Royal Walnut Moth
Citheronia regalis

Observation date: July 24, 2011
Submitted by: mamarunsthefarm
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: found this guy laying in the grass out in the pasture. He was not eager to get away and seems like he might be not feeling good. Not sure. Brutal hot all week with temps in the 100s, today in the 90s. It hasn't rained for a while. Today is is overcast.
Status: Resident
Verified by: BAMONA
Verified date: August 03, 2011
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Hunterdon County, New Jersey, United States