Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1255872

Southern Flannel Moth
Megalopyge opercularis

Observation date: June 25, 2020
Date notes: Very hot and muggy day at 95F. This specimen was resting on the underside of a big-leafed milkweed.
Submitted by: Diane R Halpin
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: July 09, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Marion County