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Velvet Bean Caterpillar Moth

Anticarsia gemmatalis

Description:

Moth

Habitat:

low coastal jungle

Notes:

Anticarsia gemmatalis

1 species ID suggestions

Velvetbean Caterpillar Moth
Anticarsia gemmatalis Genus Harrisina - BugGuide.Net

2 Comments

Nina C. Wilde
Nina C. Wilde 6 years ago

Thanks J--are you able to fix the reference link to be http://bugguide.net/node/view/7413

the one you post goes to genus Harrisina, the grape leaf skeletonizer

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 6 years ago

Highly variable species, Anticarsia gemmatalis is characterized by the tuft of scales on the foreleg.

Mexico

Lat: 20.51, Long: -87.21

Spotted on Jan 4, 2010
Submitted on Jun 26, 2012

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