Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1205180

Western Tussock Moth
Orgyia vetusta

Observation date: May 11, 2019
Submitted by: Schellstar
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Beautiful breezy weather, on a peninsula, sunny, on the back of a concrete bench about 4 feet from vegetation .
Status: Resident
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: February 23, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, California, San Diego County