Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 931201

Forbes' Silkmoth
Rothschildia forbesi

Observation date: June 16, 2013
Submitted by: JAKeverline
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found a cocoon on a lime prickly ash on 6/16. Male emerged on 9/23 at about 9:30 PM.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: September 25, 2013
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Texas, Cameron County