Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1125337

Sycamore Tussock Moth
Halysidota harrisii

Observation date: July 09, 2017
Submitted by: Caustic26
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This caterpillar was found on a wooden bridge inside Glen Helen Nature Preserve in Yellow Springs, OH directly in front of the Grotto landmark. Weather was somewhat humid, warm, and sunny. There are many trees and plants near by as well as several water sources (creek, river, and a fall over the Grotto).
Status: Resident
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: February 09, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Ohio, Greene County