Yellow-Collared Scape Moth
Cisseps fulvicollis (Hbn.)
Arctidae
Hodges 8267


Photo courtesy Pete Williams, Gulf Breeze, FL.
Copyright (c) 2005 Pete Williams
November 13, 2005

Identification: Covell, Moths of Eastern North America, Page 75. The body is bluish-black with an orange collar (occasionally yellow). The forewing is blackish and slightly translucent in the middle. The hindwing is translucent except for black veins and margins. Caterpillar host plants grasses, lichens, and spike-rush

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