Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1337771

Garden Tiger Moth or Great Tiger Moth
Arctia caja

Observation date: August 05, 2022
Submitted by: SpartanB312
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Very calm night, no wind. During a campfire moth kept flying around headlamps, landing and buzzing its wings. Made sure the little guy didnt get hurt!
Status: Resident
Verified by: charleseharp
Verified date: March 05, 2023
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, Colorado, Rio Blanco County