Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1207805

Western Tussock Moth
Orgyia vetusta

Observation date: May 10, 2019
Submitted by: Kwillie224
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found on the side of the house. It is now in a cocoon not far from where it was first seen.
Status: Resident
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: February 23, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Sacramento County