Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1156426

Ornate Tiger Moth
Apantesis ornata

Observation date: May 04, 2018
Date notes: May 4, 2018
Submitted by: MzCary2011
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: I came home and the moth was on the wall on my front porch. We live in California so I thought it odd since this seems to not be their normal habitat.
Status: Unknown
Verified by: mcduck
Verified date: November 08, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, California, El Dorado County