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Butterflies and Moths of Tennessee

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Species Recorded in Tennessee: 1837

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Most Recent Sightings in Tennessee

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Gray Hairstreak
Strymon melinus

Date: Aug 11, 2022
Submitted by: Allen B
Verified: Aug 12, 2022
Verified by: Allen B

Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
Spilosoma virginica

Date: Aug 08, 2022
Submitted by: djnesbit
Verified: Aug 11, 2022
Verified by: rogerdowner

Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
Spilosoma virginica

Date: Aug 08, 2022
Submitted by: djnesbit
Verified: Aug 11, 2022
Verified by: rogerdowner

Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
Spilosoma virginica

Date: Aug 08, 2022
Submitted by: djnesbit
Verified: Aug 11, 2022
Verified by: rogerdowner

Ailanthus Webworm Moth
Atteva aurea

Date: Aug 06, 2022
Submitted by: Colleen K
Verified: Aug 06, 2022
Verified by: rogerdowner

The Wedgling
Galgula partita

Date: Aug 05, 2022
Submitted by: johnmiller
Verified: Aug 09, 2022
Verified by: rogerdowner

100 Most Recent Sightings in Tennessee