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Banded Tussock Moth

Halysidota tessellaris

Description:

Multiple banded tussocks on the same laurel oak tree. They are showing off the variety of hair colors they can take.

Habitat:

A forested neighborhood, on an oak in a landscaping patch.

Notes:

Additional Resource(s): Butterflies and Moths: https://www.butterfliesandmoths.org/spec... | Insect Identification: https://www.insectidentification.org/ins...

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Matthew Hammond
Spotted by
Matthew Hammond

Conway, Arkansas, USA

Spotted on Sep 16, 2019
Submitted on Sep 25, 2019

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