Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 732106

Douglas Fir Tussock Moth
Orgyia pseudotsugata

Observation date: August 15, 2012
Submitted by: collinsla
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Caterpillar was sighted on a wood deck. Plants nearby include tomatoes, pine trees, petunias.
Status: Resident
Verified by: davidwdroppers
Verified date: August 23, 2012
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Montana, Lake County