|scientific name Arctia caja |
common name Garden Tiger
Can be found in meadows and clearings in forested areas, up to the mountain treeline.
Mid July - mid August.
One of our largest and most easily recognizable tiger moths in Alberta.
No information available.
Reported to feed on a variety of shrubs, trees, and herbaceous plants, including Taraxacum, Plantago, Populus, Salix and Alnus.
Newfoundland west to B.C., south to Utah and Colorado.
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