Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Milkweed Tussock Moth or Milkweed Tiger Moth
Euchaetes egle

Observation date: August 10, 2018
Submitted by: pdburtness
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Observed on milkweed plant, appeared to be solitary at this time but earlier was observed in large bunches of smaller caterpillars also on milkweed.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Tom Middagh
Verified date: October 04, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Anoka County, United States, Minnesota