Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 1126868

St. Lawrence Tiger Moth
Platarctia parthenos

Observation date: June 30, 2017
Submitted by: Nicholas4343
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Inactive on the window screen of the comfort station.
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: July 17, 2017
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Ontario, Canada