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Lophocampa maculata? - Lophocampa maculata

Lophocampa maculata? - Lophocampa maculata
Kings County, Nova Scotia, Canada
September 18, 2010
My daughter thinks this is Spotted Tussock Moth (Lophocampa maculata) she right?

She sure is!. I am a biochemi
She sure is!. I am a biochemist at Lewis & Clark College studying this species. This is the first record I have from Nova Scotia. That it lives there is no surprise but I didn't have a record of it. I would like to get some additional info if I could. Please email me at or the email with this comment. Thanks.

Moved from ID Request.

I think your daughter is right on the money.

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