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 26, 2015 jackieb617 Craighead County, Arkansas, United States February 04, 2016 Details
July 08, 2015 Epiclord360 Ontario, Canada January 28, 2016 Details
September 24, 2014 Cherylee Black Ontario, Canada December 10, 2015 Details
September 26, 2014 juliereid Ontario, Canada December 10, 2015 Details
July 29, 2014 doris potter Quebec, Canada December 04, 2015 Details
July 25, 2015 WBarry Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States November 21, 2015 Details
October 28, 2015 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States November 21, 2015 Details
June 14, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States November 14, 2015 Details
August 30, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada November 13, 2015 Details
August 30, 2015 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada November 04, 2015 Details
June 05, 2015 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States November 01, 2015 Details
July 28, 2015 Mcampbell Winnebago County, Wisconsin, United States October 30, 2015 Details
October 06, 2015 AJ Trently Fayette County, Tennessee, United States October 19, 2015 Details
October 11, 2015 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States October 13, 2015 Details
July 27, 2014 doublej McKean County, Pennsylvania, United States October 12, 2015 Details
June 20, 2015 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada October 12, 2015 Details
June 15, 2014 Margalit Windham County, Connecticut, United States October 11, 2015 Details
September 16, 2015 Cgilbert Richland County, South Carolina, United States October 07, 2015 Details
September 18, 2015 AJ Trently Maury County, Tennessee, United States October 04, 2015 Details
October 02, 2015 Chrissybug Ohio, United States October 02, 2015 Details
September 28, 2015 yelpurr54 Frederick County, Virginia, United States September 29, 2015 Details
September 26, 2015 dbwarren Brown County, Ohio, United States September 26, 2015 Details
September 20, 2015 Cricky Madison County, Illinois, United States September 21, 2015 Details
September 15, 2015 pabirdermoore Clarion County, Pennsylvania, United States September 20, 2015 Details
September 16, 2015 digginflowers Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States September 19, 2015 Details
September 17, 2015 Ducky Illinois, United States September 18, 2015 Details
September 02, 2013 thanos15084 Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States September 18, 2015 Details
September 16, 2015 tctocool Hendricks County, Indiana, United States September 17, 2015 Details
September 12, 2015 AJ Trently Lewis County, Tennessee, United States September 14, 2015 Details
September 09, 2015 merrymary Licking County, Ohio, United States September 10, 2015 Details
August 04, 2015 Hailee Rae De Witt County, Illinois, United States September 09, 2015 Details
August 26, 2015 Nancy Weiss Albemarle County, Virginia, United States September 09, 2015 Details
September 03, 2015 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States September 06, 2015 Details
July 18, 2015 ozcomomoths Ozark County, Missouri, United States September 05, 2015 Details
September 04, 2015 Pleurastic Licking County, Ohio, United States September 05, 2015 Details
August 26, 2015 digginflowers Sussex County, Delaware, United States September 03, 2015 Details
July 18, 2011 woodcrvr Dubuque County, Iowa, United States August 31, 2015 Details
August 14, 2015 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States August 30, 2015 Details
August 23, 2015 Vince Moxon Du Page County, Illinois, United States August 26, 2015 Details
August 23, 2015 South Laurel Laurel County, Kentucky, United States August 24, 2015 Details
August 23, 2015 arctic200 West Virginia, United States August 23, 2015 Details
August 11, 2015 Joe Saunders Mercer County, West Virginia, United States August 21, 2015 Details
August 14, 2015 carleypasq Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States August 20, 2015 Details
August 18, 2015 Juliefint Brown County, Ohio, United States August 19, 2015 Details
August 13, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States August 15, 2015 Details
August 02, 2015 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States August 13, 2015 Details
July 26, 2015 carleypasq Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States August 13, 2015 Details
July 30, 2015 carleypasq Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States August 13, 2015 Details
July 31, 2015 Soccer fan Ontario, Canada August 07, 2015 Details
August 01, 2015 Kzfisherman McHenry County, Illinois, United States August 07, 2015 Details