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The Purple Tiger (Rhyparia purpurata) is a moth of the family Arctiidae. It is found in Europe, Anatolia, Syria, Transcaucasus, Central Asia (mainly in Kazakhstan and Kyrghyzstan), South Siberia, Mongolia, Amur Region, northern China, Korea and Japan (Honshu). The length of the forewings is 18–22 mm for males and 22–25 mm for females. The moth flies June to August depending on the location.
Spotted on Jul 5, 2015
Submitted on Jul 9, 2015
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