8557 – Litoprosopus bahamensis,
Bahamian Palm Owlet Moth
General Species Information
Host Plant: Palm Tree flower stalks
Historical Range: Florida and the Caribbean
Our Experience with this Species: This is the most common species in this genus in the Keys however it seems to thrive in the lower Keys. We have not taken it on Key Largo. We have found specimen in most months of the year.
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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