Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1120820

Nais Tiger Moth
Apantesis nais

Observation date: June 15, 2017
Submitted by: edenny
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: About 2 inches wingspan as shown, upper wings are black with bold white lines, underwings and body are bright yellow (not orange--it really is a deep, golden yellow) with black fringe and black stripes on the head
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: June 17, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.