Attributes of Spilosoma virginica

Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
Spilosoma virginica (Fabricius, 1798)

Family: Erebidae
Subfamily: Arctiinae
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Observation Date Submitter Region Verified Datesort icon
May 15, 2014 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States March 26, 2015 Details
August 14, 2014 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States March 15, 2015 Details
July 05, 2013 haczech Jackson County, Alabama, United States March 12, 2015 Details
July 08, 2012 klebo Del Norte County, California, United States February 17, 2015 Details
July 08, 2012 klebo Del Norte County, California, United States February 16, 2015 Details
August 03, 2002 Indy Entomologist McLean County, Illinois, United States February 05, 2015 Details
July 01, 2013 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States February 04, 2015 Details
June 28, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 31, 2015 Details
August 20, 1997 Indy Entomologist Clark County, Illinois, United States January 31, 2015 Details
March 22, 2014 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States January 30, 2015 Details
June 22, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States January 29, 2015 Details
May 13, 2014 reutere Delaware County, New York, United States January 27, 2015 Details
January 18, 2015 suedavies28 Orange County, Florida, United States January 23, 2015 Details
June 28, 1982 Indy Entomologist White County, Indiana, United States January 22, 2015 Details
August 27, 2010 Indy Entomologist Boone County, Indiana, United States January 16, 2015 Details
August 04, 2014 Pooka311 Carroll County, Virginia, United States January 03, 2015 Details
September 13, 2014 prairie fairie Otter Tail County, Minnesota, United States December 29, 2014 Details
August 31, 2014 jim8435wisc Columbia County, Wisconsin, United States December 28, 2014 Details
July 31, 2014 emitter Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States December 18, 2014 Details
September 18, 2014 lgoldber Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States December 14, 2014 Details
August 10, 2014 prairie fairie Manitoba, Canada November 25, 2014 Details
July 11, 2014 youngr Ontario, Canada November 21, 2014 Details
July 30, 2014 Jack Senzig Juneau County, Wisconsin, United States November 20, 2014 Details
June 11, 2011 ozcomomoths Ozark County, Missouri, United States November 19, 2014 Details
September 30, 2014 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States September 30, 2014 Details
September 28, 2014 iinv003 Union County, North Carolina, United States September 29, 2014 Details
August 01, 2014 Sheryl Johnson Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States September 26, 2014 Details
July 05, 2014 schmev24 Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States September 24, 2014 Details
September 19, 2014 K Stilwell Russell County, Virginia, United States September 22, 2014 Details
September 19, 2014 amalenke Kane County, Illinois, United States September 20, 2014 Details
September 19, 2014 jasuth Du Page County, Illinois, United States September 19, 2014 Details
August 17, 2014 khafford Aroostook County, Maine, United States September 17, 2014 Details
September 08, 2014 griffin Pickens County, South Carolina, United States September 16, 2014 Details
September 16, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States September 16, 2014 Details
September 13, 2014 CA Ivy Adair County, Oklahoma, United States September 15, 2014 Details
September 11, 2014 Michael Melchiore Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States September 13, 2014 Details
July 23, 2014 AwesomeWill Muskingum County, Ohio, United States September 09, 2014 Details
July 30, 2014 julmast Elkhart County, Indiana, United States September 05, 2014 Details
July 20, 2014 cfosp1 Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States September 04, 2014 Details
September 04, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States September 04, 2014 Details
August 16, 2014 mathgeek Jackson County, Illinois, United States September 03, 2014 Details
September 01, 2014 lnirenberg Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States September 02, 2014 Details
September 01, 2014 kbruck Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States September 02, 2014 Details
July 02, 2014 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada September 01, 2014 Details
July 15, 2014 krancmm Brazoria County, Texas, United States August 19, 2014 Details
August 05, 2014 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States August 19, 2014 Details
July 01, 2014 Jennifer Jilks Ontario, Canada August 18, 2014 Details
June 16, 2014 Heidi M. Way-Panzullo Cumberland County, North Carolina, United States August 15, 2014 Details
July 22, 2014 yardbird Atlantic County, New Jersey, United States August 13, 2014 Details
August 02, 2014 trialsz63 Oklahoma County, Oklahoma, United States August 11, 2014 Details