Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1258114

Spiny oakworm moth
Anisota stigma

Observation date: July 05, 2020
Submitted by: jayceeteebee
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Discovered on the screen on my kitchen window. I leave the kitchen light (fluorescent) on at night, so they may have been drawn to the light. The closest oak (which is a white oak) is about 100 feet away. They appear to be mating.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Mikelchap
Verified date: July 06, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Georgia, Towns County