Pyrausta signatalis – Raspberry Pyrausta

Hodges # 5034

Caterpillar food: Monarda punctata, and probably also Monarda fistulosa and/or Monarda didyma.  (Bugguide)

The wingspan of this beautiful moth is less than an inch, but it stands out when it comes to my lights because of its bright color.

7/1/2010.

 

6/24/2011

 

6/24/2011

 

7/7/2013

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