Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 908625

Cinnabar Moth
Tyria jacobaeae

Observation date: July 04, 2013
Submitted by: llivelyb
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: Sunny day. Many caterpillars covering many plants. Short 4-6" shiny-leaved plants believed to be Senecio vulgaris, Common Grounsel.
Status: Nonresident
Verified by: Josiah Gilbert
Verified date: March 03, 2014
Coordinator notes: None.
Checklist region(s): Lane County, Oregon, United States