Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 705909

Calleta silkmoth
Eupackardia calleta

Observation date: April 23, 2012
Submitted by: gabycabralez
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found it in my back yard in southwest Texas. It was found on a rock and its very rare for those to be here it really caught my eye the colors are so pretty. I'm not sure if it's a moth or caterpillar.
Status: Resident
Verified by: kmortensen
Verified date: April 24, 2012
Coordinator notes: Great find! Beautiful!
Checklist region(s): United States, Texas