Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1226330

Southern Flannel Moth
Megalopyge opercularis

Observation date: August 16, 2019
Submitted by: LillyRose
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: I was trimming shrubbery on this cloudy day , just happened to see this furry thing on the clipping- with closer inspection I realized who he was.
Status: Resident
Verified by: John Calhoun
Verified date: August 17, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Volusia County