Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1080186

Ornate Tiger Moth
Apantesis ornata

Observation date: May 01, 2016
Submitted by: dee145
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: The moth was found on the inside of a soft screen door. When I moved the moth to my hand it started vibrating but made no move to fly off. After photographing the moth I put it back outside.
Status: Resident
Verified by: mcduck
Verified date: November 09, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, California, El Dorado County