Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1120099

Tussock moths
Orgyia sp.

Observation date: June 12, 2017
Submitted by: mikahalo
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: There were many of these caterpillars all on the same light post. They were of all sizes but appeared to all be the same species. The post is in a decorative garden next to an apartment building. The garden was filled with trees and small shrubs.
Status: Unknown
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: March 18, 2022
Coordinator notes: Not really sure.
Checklist region(s): Canada, Alberta