White-marked Tussock Moth (Orgyia leucostigma)
Location: Naperville, IL
August 16, 2011 9:09 pm
You just posted a white marked tussock moth caterpillar. I believe this is the moth version!
Signature: Dori Eldridge
Thanks so much for sending us a photo of an adult male White Marked Tussock Moth, AKA Rusty Vapor Moth to accompany the image of the caterpillar we just posted. Some of your previous submissions have become part of a new tag: Bug Humanitarian Award.
I am honored, thank you. I believe you and your partners deserve heaps of accolades for your monumental efforts to educate and entertain. I can not sing your praises highly enough. All the best to you.