Spotted Beet Webworm Moth (Hymenia perspectalis)

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Spotted Beet Webworm Moth (Hymenia perspectalis)

New to my buggy life list. My encounter was submitted and accepted to add this species to the Osceola county Florida checklist at butterfliesandmoths.com http://www.butterfliesandmoths.org/sighting_details/1103170

Larval hosts: beets, chard, potatoes, Amaranth, and various greenhouse plants.

Learn: http://bugguide.net/node/view/9728

Shown on Florida Native Plant: Bidens alba

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