cinnabar moth

June 12, 2016 • Saddle Mountain Trail • Clatsop County, Oregon

Coordinates: 45.96388,-123.68384 (click for map)
cinnabar moth (Tyria jacobaeae) [Saddle Mountain Trail, Clatsop County, Oregon]
Filename: 20160612-102054.jpg 1654x1241 pixels, ISO 80, f4.5 @ 1/250 sec
Tyria jacobaeae

They were introduced to North America to help control tansy ragwort (Senecio jacobaea).

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