Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1265221

Garden Tiger Moth or Great Tiger Moth
Arctia caja

Observation date: July 31, 2020
Submitted by: Hyperfig
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This moth was laying an egg mass on a ladder (unfortunately) leaning against our porch wall. The ladder was tucked into a shady spot facing northeast.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: August 01, 2020
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Wisconsin, Sawyer County