9076 – Eumestleta minima,

Everlasting Bud Moth 

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General Species Information

Host Plant: burrow into the flower heads of cudweed (Gnaphalium), Host in the Keys is unknown

Historical Range: Southern USA and the Caribbean

Our Experience with this Species: We have found this species uncommonly in the Keys on Kay Largo, Bahia Honda and No Name Keys in the months of February, March, April and December

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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