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 20, 2007 ugugusgili Swain County, North Carolina, United States October 18, 2014 Details
June 11, 2011 ozcomomoths Ozark County, Missouri, United States October 14, 2014 Details
July 30, 2014 Jack Senzig Juneau County, Wisconsin, United States October 10, 2014 Details
October 08, 2014 digginflowers Cape May County, New Jersey, United States October 10, 2014 Details
July 17, 2014 jessicad824 Pittsylvania County, Virginia, United States October 07, 2014 Details
September 27, 2014 curtis.lehman Fayette County, Pennsylvania, United States October 06, 2014 Details
August 27, 2013 polson123 Sampson County, North Carolina, United States October 05, 2014 Details
July 22, 2014 Amanda Richards Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States October 04, 2014 Details
September 24, 2014 Kurt R. Schwarz Howard County, Maryland, United States October 02, 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
July 27, 2014 Scott Wise York County, Pennsylvania, United States August 02, 2014 Details
July 30, 2014 pruble Christian County, Missouri, United States July 31, 2014 Details
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