Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Definite Tussock Moth
Orgyia definita

Observation date: August 05, 2021
Submitted by: BarbSendelbach
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found wandering the ground in the vicinity of Birch, Poplar, Oak with many other types of deciduous trees in the adjacent forest.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: August 15, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, New Jersey, Sussex County