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
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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