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southern purple mint moth

Pyrausta laticlavia

Description:

It is a small moth that has a mango colored wings with designs with purple/maroon.It is a nice moth that has bright colors,it is in the family crambidae.

Habitat:

building structure in lake dallas

Notes:

It was found when raining in the morning

1 Species ID Suggestions

AshleyT
AshleyT 2 weeks ago
Southern Purple Mint Moth
Pyrausta laticlavia Page Not Found | Butterflies and Moths of North America


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3 Comments

ornithoptera80
ornithoptera80 2 weeks ago

Thank you AshleyT for the ID and links i'll be sure to change the name of this spotting(:

AshleyT
AshleyT 2 weeks ago

Because you have the wrong ID for your moth. Correct ID includes them in Texas, https://bugguide.net/node/view/1300230

ornithoptera80
ornithoptera80 2 weeks ago

Apparently this is not known to be found in texas can anybody tell why!!!

ornithoptera80
Spotted by
ornithoptera80

Texas, USA

Lat: 33.13, Long: -97.02

Spotted on Aug 5, 2019
Submitted on Aug 5, 2019

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