Northern Pine Tussock Moth (Dasychira plagiata)
|Order: Lepidoptera (le-pid-OP-ter-a) (Info) |
This bug has been reportedly found in the following regions:
|By melody |
|Positive ||melody ||On Jul 21, 2007, melody from Benton, KY
(Zone 7a) wrote:
I can't find much information about this moth. It seems that the caterpillar feeds on pine forests along the east coast of the US.
My moth has been identified by a etymologist, and it is only the second report of this moth in the state of KY. The only other one was in 1962. a rare bird here indeed.
Timer: 4.98 jiffies (0.049822092056274).