Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1232487

Spotted Tussock Moth or Yellow-Spotted Tiger Moth
Lophocampa maculata

Observation date: September 10, 2019
Submitted by: AllTheSmallThings
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Partial sun; thick, fluffy and wispy clouds. Breeze. Caterpillar found on lumber underneath a large Maple tree approximately 2 blocks from a salt water bay.
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: September 11, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Washington, Whatcom County