Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1061920

Painted Tiger Moth
Arachnis picta

Observation date: August 21, 2015
Submitted by: copywriter63
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Found near Albuquerque, New Mexico. Photo taken by: Karla McKitrick
Status: Resident
Verified by: stomlins701
Verified date: September 11, 2015
Coordinator notes: beautiful shot of a beautiful moth, probably in the Arctiid group, but beyond my limited skills; will leave for the moth guy to look at. Arachnis picta.
Checklist region(s): United States, New Mexico, Bernalillo County