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Figured Tiger Moth
Grammia figurata

Observation date: July 26, 2022
Submitted by: StevebrownLepid
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: near floodlight on mostly clear 76 degree night; https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/128097641
Status: Resident
Verified by: rogerdowner
Verified date: July 27, 2022
Coordinator notes: Now <i>Apantesis figurata</i> (Drury, 1773), formerly in the genus <i>Grammia</i>, Systematic Entomology: 41(4): 844-853, includes as a synonym <i>Grammia celia</i> [8187], Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 156(3): 507-597.
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