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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 11 years ago
Tiger Moth
Argina argus

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35 Comments (1–25)

Caleb Steindel
Caleb Steindel 9 years ago

love the backround, great photo!

Mona Pirih
Mona Pirih 10 years ago

Very beautiful moth...

Maria dB
Maria dB 11 years ago

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

Thanks to all PN members and Ranger for the honour.

Ryan21 11 years ago

Great spotting and congratulations for SOTD!

Azura Firdaus W
Azura Firdaus W 11 years ago


DanielHernández 11 years ago

se confunde

KarenL 11 years ago

Awesome spot Irungbam, congratulations!

Congratulations. It is a gorgeous Moth.

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 11 years ago

Congratulations on a wonderful spot and SOTD!

MayraSpringmann 11 years ago


Jolly Ibañez
Jolly Ibañez 11 years ago

Wow! Absolutely marvelous! Congratulations Irungbam

Fyn  Kynd
Fyn Kynd 11 years ago


Thanks CArol..

CarolSnowMilne 11 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 11 years ago

Congratulations !!

NuwanChathuranga 11 years ago

congratulations !!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 11 years ago

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

Atul 11 years ago

congratulations :)

Adam Braz tb2
Adam Braz tb2 11 years ago

congratulations, amazing spotting!!

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

Reza Hashemizadeh
Reza Hashemizadeh 11 years ago

Congratulations, Irungbam !

Adarsha B S
Adarsha B S 11 years ago

Congrats lovely..


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

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