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 01, 2015 treichard Howard County, Maryland, United States August 01, 2015 Details
June 27, 2015 Dave Wendelken Rockingham County, Virginia, United States July 30, 2015 Details
May 25, 2015 UrsulaV Chatham County, North Carolina, United States July 28, 2015 Details
May 22, 2015 soluslupus13 Ontario, Canada July 27, 2015 Details
July 27, 2015 iinv003 Union County, North Carolina, United States July 27, 2015 Details
July 18, 2015 caw33iii Wake County, North Carolina, United States July 26, 2015 Details
June 26, 2015 bostonj1 Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada July 23, 2015 Details
June 16, 2015 JohnRoosenberg Schoharie County, New York, United States July 14, 2015 Details
June 04, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States July 12, 2015 Details
July 01, 2015 Homegardener3816 Fairfax County, Virginia, United States July 09, 2015 Details
July 07, 2015 Criag Campanelli Albemarle County, Virginia, United States July 07, 2015 Details
June 13, 2013 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States July 06, 2015 Details
July 04, 2015 obstinatrician Cook County, Illinois, United States July 04, 2015 Details
June 21, 2015 5pr0ck37 Du Page County, Illinois, United States July 03, 2015 Details
June 11, 2015 obstinatrician Scioto County, Ohio, United States July 02, 2015 Details
June 24, 2015 Pam S Northampton County, Pennsylvania, United States June 26, 2015 Details
June 14, 2015 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States June 23, 2015 Details
March 20, 2015 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States June 23, 2015 Details
June 20, 2015 SteveSass St Joseph County, Indiana, United States June 22, 2015 Details
May 22, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States June 22, 2015 Details
June 05, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 15, 2015 Details
June 06, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 13, 2015 Details
May 15, 2015 TCat7187 Cecil County, Maryland, United States June 03, 2015 Details
June 22, 2014 Moon Guilford County, North Carolina, United States May 21, 2015 Details
May 01, 2015 ddodd Marshall County, Alabama, United States May 07, 2015 Details
April 25, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States May 05, 2015 Details
May 02, 2015 Mother Church Lincoln County, Oregon, United States May 04, 2015 Details
April 29, 2015 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States April 30, 2015 Details
April 19, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 28, 2015 Details
April 12, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 26, 2015 Details
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