Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1238601

Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
Spilosoma virginica

Observation date: August 14, 2019
Submitted by: CluelessMoose
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: November 03, 2019
Coordinator notes: Note the black/white markings on the front legs which are characteristic of Spilosoma virginica.
Checklist region(s): United States, Wisconsin, Green County