Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Virgin Tiger Moth
Apantesis virgo

Observation date: July 19, 2022
Submitted by: BDuperron
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: July 22, 2022
Coordinator notes: It's a tough call between Apantesis parthenice and Grammia virgo, but I think it's the latter. MPG notes that Apantesis virgo (Linnaeus, 1758) was formerly in the genus Grammia, Systematic Entomology: 41(4): 844-853.
Checklist region(s): United States, Michigan, Benzie County