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Western Tussock Moth

Orgyia vetusta


Adult moth with large, comb antennae and fuzzy legs. The wings have a single white spot on them. There are wavy bands of brown, black and tan.


Side of house in Oak woodland. This species is found from Washington state, down to Baja California.


The caterpillar can be seen at my other spotting: https://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/12...

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California, USA

Lat: 33.00, Long: -116.92

Spotted on Jun 2, 2019
Submitted on Jun 2, 2019

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