Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1294446

Pink-striped oakworm moth
Anisota virginiensis

Observation date: June 12, 2021
Submitted by: LittlePotato
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Over night and early morning rain. Found a spot on the window screen under a porch overhang. The moth was still and appears to have been possibly there for an extended period of time. A few oak trees are nearby. About 350 mm long and 350 wide.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: June 12, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Tennessee, Overton County