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Yellow-based Tussock Moth - Dasychira basiflava
Snowhill Road north of Cabin Branch Creek, Treyburn area, Durham County, North Carolina, USA
June 1, 2006
Size: 46 mm wingspan
At a lighted wall. Wingspan (spread) estimated from measurement of forewing taken in place--about 21 mm along the free edge.
This one really puzzled me--see comments below, and thanks, as always to Bob Patterson.