Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1292712

Cinnabar Moth
Tyria jacobaeae

Observation date: June 03, 2021
Date notes: Mid morning
Submitted by: QueenLala
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Resting after flitting aroundy yard for part of the warm, lightly breezy 70• morning in Oregon's Willamette Valley. Came to rest on a Bleeding Heart leaf. Remained there for about 20 minutes and then flitted off to the Tansy in my ragwort in my neighbor's yard.
Status: Resident
Verified by: J_Martineau
Verified date: June 03, 2021
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Oregon, Linn County