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Cheetah Spotted Bug?
June 29, 2010
Cheetah Spotted Bug?
I found this bug on the sidewalk outside my job today and i have never seen a bug like that in my life…do yo know what it is?
Ruby from Northern Virginia
Virginia

Giant Leopard Moth

Hi Ruby,
Interestingly, your moth is named after two other large cats.  It is sometimes called the Eyed Tiger Moth, and other writers prefer that it be called the Giant Leopard Moth, but either way, scientifically it is Hypercompe scribonia.

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