Variegated Midget Moth
Elaphria versicolor
Noctuidae
Hodges 9678

  
Photos courtesy Pete Williams, Gulf Breeze, Fl
April 2010                                                                      June 2010

Identification: The forewing is brown with orange apical patch. The median area is dark brown except for a thin white edging beyond the post-median line that will be broader near the costa. The hindwing is grayish-brown. The caterpillar host plants are firs, pines, and spruces.

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