Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 746112

Painted Tiger Moth
Arachnis picta

Observation date: October 20, 2012
Submitted by: motiif
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This moth, one of two I see, has been immobile for two days on the wall near my front door. I finally poked it, gently, and it dropped down to a plant below, where this photo was taken.
Status: Resident
Verified by: kellyrichers
Verified date: October 30, 2012
Coordinator notes: None.