Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1347316

Ornate Tiger Moth
Apantesis ornata

Observation date: October 15, 2022
Submitted by: Robert Gorman
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Reared from eggs from moth that was said to be an elegant tiger moth. Hatched and was flying around in container eager to get out. Photo's taken then released to wild!
Status: Unknown
Verified by: mcduck
Verified date: November 08, 2022
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): United States, California, Orange County