Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 694051

Edwards' Wasp Moth
Lymire edwardsii

Observation date: December 18, 2011
Submitted by: stilwellsa
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This caterpillar was on the boardwalk rail at Corkscrew Swamp in bald cypress, pond apple, red maple and popash forest. Sunny. Caterpillar moving so fast it was difficult to get a photo in focus. Only saw one tuft on top side.
Status: Resident
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: January 16, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Collier County