Ailanthus Webworm Moth
Atteva punctella
Hodges 2401


Identification: Covell, Moths of Eastern North America, Page 431. The forewing is orange, with 4 bands of yellow spots outlined in black (the spots are smaller in Florida populations, which until recently was considered a separate species known as A. floridana). The hindwing is smoky gray. The caterpillar host plants are Ailanthus and Paradise Tree.

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