Subject: Arizona moth
Location: Pima County, AZ
April 24, 2017 4:03 pm
This moth was found in Madera Canyon, Pima County, AZ in mid-April 2017. This was the only angle we could get of it. Is it possible to identify from this photo?
This looks like a Tiger Moth in the genus Ctenucha to us. There are several species found in Arizona, but this looks most like a member of the rubroscapus/multifaria species complex that is found along the Pacific coastal areas according to BugGuide.