Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1322362

Hickory Tussock Moth or Hickory Tiger Moth
Lophocampa caryae

Observation date: September 25, 2019
Submitted by: Louise Dawson
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: it was an "invasion year" for these species in our area. 2020 and 2021 numbers down
Status: Resident
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: April 21, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Michigan, Genesee County