Attributes of Phragmatobia fuliginosa

Ruby Tiger Moth
Phragmatobia fuliginosa (Linnaeus, 1758)

Family: Erebidae
Subfamily: Arctiinae
Identification: Body hairy. Head and thorax dark reddish brown. Abdomen red with rows of black spots. Wings translucent. Forewing dull reddish brown with no lines, only a black reniform spot. Hindwing pale pink with black discal spot; uneven black shading along costal and outer margins.
Wing Span: 2.8-3.4cm.
Life History:
Flight:
Caterpillar Hosts: Dock, Eupatorium species, goldenrod, ironweed, plantain, skunk cabbage, sunflowers, sweetgale, and other plants.
Adult Food:
Habitat:
Range: A holarctic species. North American subspecies is A. fuliginosa rubricosa.
Conservation:
NCGR: G5 - Demonstrably secure globally, though it may be quite rare in parts of its range, especially at the periphery.
Management Needs: None noted.
Taxonomy Notes:

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January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Inyo County, California, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Larimer County, Colorado, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Weld County, Colorado, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Morgan County, Colorado, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter La Plata County, Colorado, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Rio Grande County, Colorado, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Ouray County, Colorado, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Garfield County, Colorado, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Clear Creek County, Colorado, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Jefferson County, Colorado, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Middlesex County, Connecticut, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Woodbury County, Iowa, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Montgomery County, Iowa, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Cook County, Illinois, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Lake County, Illinois, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Montgomery County, Maryland, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Frederick County, Maryland, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Harford County, Maryland, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Howard County, Maryland, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Calvert County, Maryland, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Cumberland County, Maine, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Kennebec County, Maine, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Somerset County, Maine, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Penobscot County, Maine, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter York County, Maine, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Livingston County, Michigan, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Oakland County, Michigan, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Berrien County, Michigan, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Montcalm County, Michigan, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Wayne County, Michigan, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Alger County, Michigan, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter St Clair County, Michigan, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Flathead County, Montana, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Bottineau County, North Dakota, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Ransom County, North Dakota, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Barnes County, North Dakota, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Cass County, North Dakota, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Emmons County, North Dakota, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Burleigh County, North Dakota, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Mercer County, North Dakota, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Wells County, North Dakota, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Sullivan County, New Hampshire, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Rockingham County, New Hampshire, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Coos County, New Hampshire, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Tompkins County, New York, United States December 31, 2004 Details