10640 – Xanthopastis regnatrix,

The Spanish Moth 

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General Species Information

Host Plant: lilies and amaryllis, Host unknown in the Keys

Historical Range: SE USA and the Caribbean

Our Experience with this Species: We have found this species abundantly at times on Key Largo at times but it goes through long periods where it does not show up at lights. It also has been seen on Marathon, Bahia Honda and No Name Key in the following months: March, April, May and November

Distribution Chart

K. Largo   Marath. Ba. Hond     B.P.K.   No Name  Sck. Isd.    K. West
Colored box indicates adult of this species has been confirmed on that island

Adult Flight Chart

  Jan.       Feb.     Mar.     Apr.    May     Jun.      Jul.       Aug.     Sep.     Oct.     Nov.     Dec.
Colored box indicates adult of this species has been confirmed in that month

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