4765– Parapoynx diminutalis,

Hydrilla Leafcutter Moth

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Parapoynx diminutalis, Hydrilla Leafcutter Moth

Photo by:

Jim Vargo

General Species Information

Host Plant: Hydrilla verticillata - Host unknown in the Keys

Historical Range: Eastern USA

Our Experience with this Species: Jim Troubridge has found this species on Key Largo in March and December

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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