5538 – Parachma ochracealis,

Parachma Moth 

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General Species Information

Host Plant:  Host unknown in the Keys

Historical Range: Southern USA

Our Experience with this Species    This species is found in every location we have surveyed and can be found throughout the year.

Notes: This species is best known for how the adult "stands" on its two front legs propped up bracing itself with the outer forewings. 

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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