Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1182612

Peigler's oakworm moth
Anisota peigleri

Observation date: August 25, 2018
Date notes: These were found skeletonizing a small red oak tree. I do not know what they are but need to identify so I can control them.
Submitted by: farfield
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: late summer, catepillars clustered together.
Status: Resident
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: August 27, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Aiken County, United States, South Carolina