Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1234095

Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
Spilosoma virginica

Observation date: September 17, 2019
Submitted by: jenellmartin
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: When touched it woth s stick it curled up similar to way a rolly polly does and played dead.
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: September 27, 2019
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Kansas, Allen County