Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1206759

Southern Flannel Moth
Megalopyge opercularis

Observation date: January 09, 2019
Submitted by: Traveling_Gopher
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found in carport of house. Mid 70's. partly cloudy. Not seen on any plants. Nearby plants are typical Florida scrub/shrub.
Status: Resident
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: May 28, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Monroe County