Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1100937

Yellow-based Tussock Moth
Dasychira basiflava

Observation date: August 20, 2016
Submitted by: rnmacek
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Resting on the top of my dog's house during the early morning, located in a clearing surrounded by mixed pine/hardwood woods. There is a small creek at the bottom of a hill in the woods.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: December 28, 2016
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Alabama, Jefferson County