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Spiny Oak Slug Moth

Euclea Delphinii

Description:

This guy was found on the window of the Deep Creek Lake State Park Office!

Habitat:

Deciduous forests; adults are nocturnal and come to light.

Notes:

larvae feed on leaves of apple, basswood, cherry, chestnut, maple, oak, redbud, sycamore, willow, and other broad-leaved woody plants.

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3 Comments

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 7 years ago

Fantastic! I'd love to have them in my mission. :-)

Amorgan
Amorgan 7 years ago

Sure! I have a few other moth sightings as well! =)

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 7 years ago

Lovely moth! Could you please add it to my "Moths of the World" mission? Thank you very much! Here is the link:
http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/8841...

Amorgan
Spotted by
Amorgan

Maryland, USA

Spotted on Jul 7, 2013
Submitted on Jul 7, 2013

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