Cream-spot tiger moth

Description
This moth was collected by Alexander Baynes at Tiverton in June 1962. Cream spot tigers are usually found in woodland. Their larvae are brown and very hairy.
Accession Loan No.
321/2007/4
Collection Class
Arthropods
Common Name
cream-spot tiger moth
Simple Name
insect: moth: pinned
Full Name
Arctia villica (Linnaeus): cream-spot tiger
Period Classification
Modern (1945-); Modern (1900-)
Family Group

Collector / Excavator
Baynes, Alexander
Collection Town
Tiverton
Collection County
Devon
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe
Phylum
ARTHROPODA
Family
ARCTIIDAE
Genus
Arctia
Species
villica

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