Platynota idaeusalis – Tufted Apple Bud Moth

Caterpillar foods:  apple, ash, walnut, boxelder, clover, goldenrod, pine, willow, and other plants  (Bugguide)

A pest on apple   (Lynn Scott’s Lepidoptera Images)

6/17/2011

 

8/6/2012  I think this is the same species…there seems to be a lot of variation.

 

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