8313 – Orygia detrital,

Fir Tussock Moth 

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General Species Information

Host Plant: Oaks, Host unknown in the Keys

Historical Range:  SE USA

Our Experience with this Species: We have found three individuals of this species in the Keys (Key Largo and Big Pine Key) all in the month of June.

Notes:  Females of this species are wingless and do not fly

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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