Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1188390

Hickory Tussock Moth or Hickory Tiger Moth
Lophocampa caryae

Observation date: September 17, 2018
Date notes: discovered in basement after door had been open in the evening
Submitted by: Barbara Moore
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found in Orillia, Ontario, Canada The day was 28C (hot humid sunny day) night temperatures did not drop below 23C Photo taken the next day
Status: Resident
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: January 13, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Canada, Ontario