Hawaiian Beet Webworm Moth (Spoladea recurvalis)

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Hawaiian Beet Webworm Moth (Spoladea recurvalis)

My encounter was submitted and accepted to add this species to the Osceola county checklist at butterfliesandmoths.com

Learn: http://www.butterfliesandmoths.org/species/Spoladea-recurvalis

Larval host: beets, chard, spinach, and various weeds such as Amaranthus and Chenopodium species

Learn more: http://bugguide.net/node/view/9731

Shown on Florida Native Plant: Bidens alba

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