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Photo#134159
Yellow-based Tussock Moth - Dasychira basiflava - female

Yellow-based Tussock Moth - Dasychira basiflava - Female
Bear, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
August 5, 2007
Size: ~ 25 mm head to wing tips
Found it on brick wall catching early morning sun. Can I get an opinion on its species?

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Yellow-based Tussock Moth - Dasychira basiflava - female Yellow-based Tussock Moth - Dasychira basiflava - female

Moved
Moved from Dasychira. After finding my own D. basiflava, I ran yours by Bob Patterson and he thinks they are also this species. He also noted your images are of a female.

 
Thanks Mike!
Thanks Mike and Bob! ID and gender - very much appreciated!

Moved
Moved from Moths.