Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Milkweed Tussock Moth or Milkweed Tiger Moth
Euchaetes egle

Observation date: August 15, 2018
Date notes: This is an approximate estimated date believed to be very close to the actual date.
Submitted by: Indy Entomologist
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found feeding on common milkweed leaves in my backyard during the day. There were many other large common milkweed plants adjacent to this one.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: November 09, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Indiana, Boone County