6968 – Oxydia cubana,
Cuban Spanworm Moth
General Species Information
Host Plant: Host unknown in the Keys
Historical Range: South Florida and the Caribbean
Our Experience with this Species: This species shows up with regularity throughout the Keys but less commonly than the similar O. vesula.
Notes: This species is highly variable in color
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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