8610 – Melipotis acontioides,

Royal Poinciana Moth 

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General Species Information

Host Plant: Jerusalem Thorn (Parkinsonia aculeata) in Texas, Host unknown in the Keys

Historical Range: Southern USA

Our Experience with this Species: We have found only one specimen of this species on Key Largo in the month of February

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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