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930412 – 8238   Euchaetes egle (Drury, 1773)
             Milkweed Tussock Moth

Patrick Coin
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Phalaena egle Drury, 1773
Euchaetes cyclica Edwards, 1884
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
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D. Lynn Scott
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Bob Patterson
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Brent Steury
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Ken Childs
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Carol Wolf
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34mm – Jim Vargo
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Valerie G. Bugh

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Jason Dombroskie

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Bob Moul

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Canadian National Collection LG

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Martha Reinhardt

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Steve Scott
early instar
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Cheryl Johnson

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Carroll Rudy

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John G. Franclemont CUIC LG

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