Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 913676

Yellow-based Tussock Moth
Dasychira basiflava

Observation date: July 28, 2013
Submitted by: treichard
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Rappelled from a tree branch to the ground on a stand of silk. About 0.5 in. long. Tree info not available.
Status: Resident
Verified by: richardhsmith
Verified date: August 10, 2013
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Maryland, Montgomery County