Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1322526

Fir Tussock Moth
Orgyia detrita

Observation date: April 16, 2022
Submitted by: H Hooper
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Moth observed inactive on outside of garage door. Once transferred to notebook paper, caterpillar became active. Weather: overcast, temperature 80 degrees F, humidity 60%, wind calm.
Status: Resident
Verified by: curtis.lehman
Verified date: April 18, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Florida, Leon County