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Virginian Tiger Moth
Spilosoma virginica

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Host plants for Spilosoma virginica (Virginian Tiger Moth) native to California ( 4 confirmed , 265 likely * )
* 7
Catalina Cherry Prunus ilicifolia ssp. lyonii Prunus ilicifolia ssp. lyonii

* 11
Coffeeberry Frangula californica Frangula californica

* 12
Black Sage Salvia mellifera Salvia mellifera

* 15
White Alder Alnus rhombifolia Alnus rhombifolia

* 18
Golden Currant Ribes aureum var. gracillimum Ribes aureum var. gracillimum

* 22
Red Willow Salix laevigata Salix laevigata

* 23
Purple Sage Salvia leucophylla Salvia leucophylla

* 33
Tiger Lily Lilium pardalinum Lilium pardalinum

* 34
Chia Salvia columbariae Salvia columbariae

* 36
Sourberry Rhus aromatica Rhus aromatica

* 37
Vervain Verbena lasiostachys Verbena lasiostachys

* 42
Telegraph Weed Heterotheca grandiflora Heterotheca grandiflora

Links for More Information About this Species

BAMONA, Wikipedia

Sources for butterfly and moth host plant information include; The National Wildlife Federation's Native Plant Finder, with thanks to Doug Tallamy and Kimberley Shropshire for researching and sharing this information, the National History Museum's Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants, and Butterflies and Moths of North America. Special thanks to Calscape volunteer Bridget Kelley for aggregating host plant data from all these sources. Butterfly and moth observations and images sources include Calphotos, GBIF (GBIF.org (27 August 2019) GBIF Occurrence Download https://doi.org/10.15468/dl.rywrmh), iDigBio, the Symbiota Collections of Arthropods Network and Butterflies and Moths of North America. Climate data is provided by the PRISM Climate Group, Oregon State University.

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