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Tiger Moth

Argina argus (Kollar,1847)


"Argina is a moth genus in the family Arctiidae. Not long ago it was divided into three genera: Argina (A. cribraria), Alytarchia (A. amanda, A. leonina), Mangina (M. argus, M. syringa, M. pulchra)."


ID confirmation requested.. Arctiidae, Argina argus.

1 Species ID Suggestions

bayucca 9 years ago
Tiger Moth
Argina argus

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35 Comments (1–25)

Caleb Steindel
Caleb Steindel 8 years ago

love the backround, great photo!

Mona Pirih
Mona Pirih 9 years ago

Very beautiful moth...

Maria dB
Maria dB 9 years ago

What a beautiful moth - a belated congratulations on your SOTD!

Thanks to all PN members and Ranger for the honour.

Ryan21 9 years ago

Great spotting and congratulations for SOTD!

Azura Firdaus W
Azura Firdaus W 9 years ago


DanielHernández 9 years ago

se confunde

KarenL 9 years ago

Awesome spot Irungbam, congratulations!

Congratulations. It is a gorgeous Moth.

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 9 years ago

Congratulations on a wonderful spot and SOTD!

MayraSpringmann 9 years ago


Jolly Ibañez
Jolly Ibañez 9 years ago

Wow! Absolutely marvelous! Congratulations Irungbam

Fyn  Kynd
Fyn Kynd 9 years ago


Thanks CArol..

CarolSnowMilne 9 years ago

Congratulations on a wonderful moth! So great to see these beauties from around the world. I especially love had it matches the fabric. Excellent!

Thanks dear friends for your wish and comments..

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 9 years ago

Congratulations !!

NuwanChathuranga 9 years ago

congratulations !!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago

Superb eyed pattern of spots.... amazing colour..... Congrats Jatishwor....

Atul 9 years ago

congratulations :)

Adam Braz tb2
Adam Braz tb2 9 years ago

congratulations, amazing spotting!!

Very nice spotting and photo IrungbamJatishworSingh! Congratulations on your SOTD!

Congratulations, Irungbam !

Adarsha B S
Adarsha B S 9 years ago

Congrats lovely..


Spotted on Oct 15, 2012
Submitted on Oct 17, 2012

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