Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1090699

Streaked Tussock Moth
Dasychira obliquata

Observation date: June 16, 2016
Submitted by: johnmiller
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: KyhlAustin
Verified date: August 22, 2016
Coordinator notes: Dasychira is a difficult genus, but I agree with your suggested ID of Dasychira obliquata. Your specimen is a good match for several of the spread specimens in the MONA fasicle.
Checklist region(s): United States, Tennessee, Bradley County