Cypress Looper Moth (Iridopsis pergracilis)

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Cypress Looper Moth (Iridopsis pergracilis)

New to my buggy life list, this one was flapping around on the floor in the living room. A Geometrid Moth (syn. Anacamptodes pergracilis)

Learn: http://entomology.ifas.ufl.edu/creatures/trees/moths/cypress_looper.htm

Larval host: Bald Cypress (Taxodium distichum)

preyed on by paracitic wasps, birds and Assassin Bugs.

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