Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1046092

Fir Tussock Moth
Orgyia detrita

Observation date: April 09, 2015
Submitted by: krancmm
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Counted 32 caterpillars on small marble bench under Live Oak tree.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: May 31, 2015
Coordinator notes: Common names "Fir Tussock Moth" = "Live Oak Tussock Moth" = Orgyia detrita
Checklist region(s): United States, Texas, Brazoria County