8146 – Hypercompe scribonia,

Giant Leopard Moth 

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Final instar larva

Freshly emerged adult

General Species Information

Host Plant: Polyphagus: Bananas, Dandilion, Maple, Willow

Historical Range: Eastern USA and the Caribbean

Our Experience with this Species: We have found this species on Key Largo a few times in the months of June and November

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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