Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 958344

Western sheepmoth
Hemileuca eglanterina

Observation date: August 27, 2011
Date notes: August 27
Submitted by: KLongstaff
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Josiah Gilbert
Verified date: March 03, 2014
Coordinator notes: This will turn into a large, beautiful, day-flying moth. You can see photos of the adult on the species page.
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Monterey County