2530 – Vitacea polistiformis

Grape Root Borer Moth

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Vitacea polistiformis,  Grape Root Borer Moth

General Species Information

Host Plant: Roots of grape vines. Can be a pest to cultivated grapes

Historical Range: Eastern USA.

Our Experience with this Species: We have hung pheromone traps for months in the Keys and only one specimen of this species has been found in May on Key Largo

Notes

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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