The Southern Tussock Moth is typically 0.7 inches to 1.0 inches (20mm to 26mm) in size. We have associated the following descriptors / identifiers to this insect: white, black, gray, orange, brown, hairy, furry, legs, feathery, antennae, mottled, flying, spiky.
This insect can be found in the following North American states / territories: Alabama; Florida; Georgia; Kentucky; Louisiana; Mississippi; North Carolina; South Carolina; Tennessee; Texas; Virginia; West Virginia.
*Please note that the states/territories listed above are a general indicator of areas inhabited by the Southern Tussock Moth. Insects generally go where they please, typically driven by diet, environmental changes, and / or mating habits.