Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

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  Sighting 1164691

St. Lawrence Tiger Moth
Platarctia parthenos

Observation date: June 21, 2018
Submitted by: TaphicQueen
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: charleseharp
Verified date: June 29, 2018
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Custer County, United States, Colorado