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
July 14, 2014 Michael Melchiore Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States July 28, 2014 Details
July 25, 2014 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States July 26, 2014 Details
July 26, 2014 treichard Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States July 26, 2014 Details
June 15, 2014 Chip Krilowicz Camden County, New Jersey, United States July 24, 2014 Details
July 20, 2014 ktaylo Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States July 21, 2014 Details
July 12, 2014 dawnieg8657 Cecil County, Maryland, United States July 20, 2014 Details
July 13, 2014 jollygoodyellow Nova Scotia, Canada July 20, 2014 Details
July 16, 2014 Colleen62 Ontario, Canada July 20, 2014 Details
July 20, 2014 Marge VanTassel Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States July 20, 2014 Details
June 29, 2014 squid1786 Calumet County, Wisconsin, United States July 16, 2014 Details
July 07, 2014 dpitcher Erie County, Ohio, United States July 13, 2014 Details
June 26, 2014 adakaia Thurston County, Washington, United States July 02, 2014 Details
June 29, 2014 plex1ppus Spokane County, Washington, United States July 02, 2014 Details
June 26, 2014 RayleneBrown Laramie County, Wyoming, United States June 27, 2014 Details
June 15, 2014 jim.odonater Clark County, Washington, United States June 15, 2014 Details
June 03, 2014 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States June 09, 2014 Details
June 03, 2014 elise25r British Columbia, Canada June 09, 2014 Details
June 05, 2014 slroar02 Casey County, Kentucky, United States June 05, 2014 Details
May 13, 2014 Rachel_V Tulsa County, Oklahoma, United States June 04, 2014 Details
June 02, 2014 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States June 03, 2014 Details
June 02, 2014 Hayley Phipps Grayson County, Virginia, United States June 02, 2014 Details
May 28, 2014 jennifereh Grundy County, Illinois, United States May 28, 2014 Details
May 22, 2014 AJ Trently Weakley County, Tennessee, United States May 27, 2014 Details
May 20, 2014 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States May 22, 2014 Details
May 21, 2014 jfkoza Essex County, Massachusetts, United States May 22, 2014 Details
May 15, 2014 curtis.lehman (Linda Fields) Pike County, Pennsylvania, United States May 20, 2014 Details
May 16, 2014 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States May 17, 2014 Details
May 09, 2014 Anna Mauk Texas, United States, Wise County May 10, 2014 Details
April 13, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 28, 2014 Details
June 20, 2013 elise25r British Columbia, Canada April 15, 2014 Details
September 20, 2012 Chip Krilowicz Burlington County, New Jersey, United States March 04, 2014 Details
November 28, 2013 glenn haynes Georgia, United States March 04, 2014 Details
September 08, 2013 Elizabeth Wolfe Georgia, United States, Walker County March 04, 2014 Details
September 17, 2013 soluslupus13 Ontario, Canada March 04, 2014 Details
October 08, 2012 lepisolli Union County, New Jersey, United States February 23, 2014 Details
October 11, 2013 cyric Washington County, Rhode Island, United States February 23, 2014 Details
September 27, 2013 LengenFamily5 Hunterdon County, New Jersey, United States February 20, 2014 Details
June 11, 2012 Bessaroni Utah County, Utah, United States February 19, 2014 Details
September 12, 2013 Kurt R. Schwarz Cape May County, New Jersey, United States February 19, 2014 Details
September 15, 2013 mypuddycat Suffolk County, New York, United States February 19, 2014 Details
September 30, 2013 jandtsmom Cattaraugus County, New York, United States February 19, 2014 Details
June 28, 2013 curtis.lehman (Stephen Kloiber) Wayne County, Pennsylvania, United States February 19, 2014 Details
September 11, 2013 jr.berry Monmouth County, New Jersey, United States February 16, 2014 Details
May 10, 2013 rosenthal.k Fairfax County, Virginia, United States February 13, 2014 Details
August 31, 2013 Jean Fontaine Greenville County, South Carolina, United States February 09, 2014 Details
September 08, 2013 Falcon13 Middlesex County, Connecticut, United States February 08, 2014 Details
July 04, 2013 Holly_Grant Strafford County, New Hampshire, United States February 07, 2014 Details
July 24, 2013 schmev24 Carroll County, New Hampshire, United States February 07, 2014 Details
August 19, 2013 aasheer Montgomery County, Maryland, United States February 07, 2014 Details
August 29, 2013 John LeBlanc Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States February 01, 2014 Details