2653.1 - Tortyra iocyaneus
Similar T. slossonia
General Species Information
Host Plant: Host unknown in the Keys but it is assumed that it is Ficus sps.
Historical Range: South Florida
Our Experience with this Species: This species can be abundant at lights on Big Pine Key and No Name Key but I haven't seen it in Key Largo or on the Mainland.
Notes: This species is easily confused with the similar T. slossonia
K. Largo Marath. Ba. Hond B.P.K. No Name Sck. Isd. K. West
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Adult Flight Chart
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