Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1181868

Milkweed Tussock Moth or Milkweed Tiger Moth
Euchaetes egle

Observation date: August 21, 2018
Submitted by: FZ1000mothnut
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Two of these were found feeding on the leaves of a milkweed. I removed the one to photograph it. After shoot a few shots I set it back on the milkweed plant.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: August 22, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Summit County, United States, Ohio