Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1292179

Ornate Tiger Moth
Apantesis ornata

Observation date: May 29, 2021
Submitted by: Sarah Colvig
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This was a new one for me. It was in my kitchen window at dusk, so I put it on my porch railing. I was glad to see it had flown off by morning. Just strikingly beautiful.
Status: Resident
Verified by: reyes.carmiii
Verified date: November 27, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Siskiyou County