Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Northern Pine Tussock Moth
Dasychira plagiata

Observation date: July 21, 2022
Submitted by: rndonley
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: One individual, attracted to white exterior building light along with dozens of Forest Tent Caterpillar moths. Included 1 Malacosoma disstria in photo to show size difference. Submitted to iNaturalist (observation # 127228449)
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: October 17, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Canada, Ontario