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
August 30, 2016 Dawnmlpope Du Page County, Illinois, United States September 29, 2016 Details
September 28, 2016 Mapper Johnson County, Illinois, United States September 29, 2016 Details
September 24, 2016 seemayer Sedgwick County, Kansas, United States September 27, 2016 Details
September 24, 2016 chrissmith102568 Durham County, North Carolina, United States September 27, 2016 Details
September 25, 2016 Karen Adams Franklin County, Ohio, United States September 27, 2016 Details
July 20, 2016 jennifereh Grundy County, Illinois, United States September 26, 2016 Details
September 26, 2016 LeighAshbrook Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States September 26, 2016 Details
September 26, 2016 mml2286 Illinois, United States September 26, 2016 Details
August 07, 2016 Naturetom Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States September 24, 2016 Details
September 18, 2016 totonka Palm Beach County, Florida, United States September 24, 2016 Details
September 18, 2016 aoseeley Loudoun County, Virginia, United States September 24, 2016 Details
September 18, 2016 knolte Okeechobee County, Florida, United States September 19, 2016 Details
September 16, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 17, 2016 Details
September 15, 2016 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States September 16, 2016 Details
September 15, 2016 joep01 Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States September 16, 2016 Details
September 13, 2016 joep01 Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States September 15, 2016 Details
September 11, 2016 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States September 14, 2016 Details
July 22, 2014 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States September 10, 2016 Details
August 21, 2016 Kzfisherman McHenry County, Illinois, United States September 09, 2016 Details
September 07, 2016 Shaka215 Gloucester County, New Jersey, United States September 08, 2016 Details
September 05, 2016 wolfhoundgirl Wake County, North Carolina, United States September 07, 2016 Details
September 03, 2016 wolfhoundgirl Wake County, North Carolina, United States September 05, 2016 Details
September 05, 2016 Hailee Rae De Witt County, Illinois, United States September 05, 2016 Details
August 30, 2016 Jhartline Kankakee County, Illinois, United States September 04, 2016 Details
September 03, 2016 bgruener Durham County, North Carolina, United States September 03, 2016 Details
August 28, 2016 Rachlikewhatt Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, United States September 01, 2016 Details
August 31, 2016 RobinKahler Wicomico County, Maryland, United States August 31, 2016 Details
August 29, 2016 Kitty329 Day County, South Dakota, United States August 30, 2016 Details
June 11, 2016 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 29, 2016 Details
August 21, 2016 Colin Gillette Bradford County, Pennsylvania, United States August 29, 2016 Details
August 28, 2016 Hailee Rae De Witt County, Illinois, United States August 28, 2016 Details
August 24, 2016 Scoliopteryx Lawrence County, Illinois, United States August 27, 2016 Details
July 31, 2016 jtylerbell St Marys County, Maryland, United States August 25, 2016 Details
July 22, 2016 kedecker Onslow County, North Carolina, United States August 23, 2016 Details
August 19, 2016 wolfhoundgirl Wake County, North Carolina, United States August 23, 2016 Details
August 16, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States August 16, 2016 Details
August 09, 2016 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States August 14, 2016 Details
April 15, 2016 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 10, 2016 Details
April 14, 2016 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States August 10, 2016 Details
July 31, 2016 Cekeys Montgomery County, Maryland, United States July 31, 2016 Details
March 19, 2016 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States July 27, 2016 Details
July 15, 2016 AKnous1966 Cass County, Illinois, United States July 26, 2016 Details
July 12, 2016 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States July 24, 2016 Details
July 14, 2016 ChazE911 Manatee County, Florida, United States July 19, 2016 Details
June 16, 2016 Gryphon Louisa County, Virginia, United States July 15, 2016 Details
June 10, 2016 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States July 13, 2016 Details
July 06, 2016 cjluttrell101 Portsmouth City County, Virginia, United States July 10, 2016 Details
July 10, 2016 cjluttrell101 Portsmouth City County, Virginia, United States July 10, 2016 Details
June 18, 2014 bbeckstrom48 Hall County, Nebraska, United States July 06, 2016 Details
August 26, 2015 ginaambroz Hall County, Nebraska, United States July 06, 2016 Details