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801463.004986.1Sitochroa palealis – Greenish-Yellow Sitochroa Moth – ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

© Nolie Schneider
Distribution: Recently introduced into North America (first specimen reported from 2002) and now known from Illinois, Indiana, Michigan and Wisconsin.
and Size:
13 June - 12 September (based on small sampling).
Larva and
Host Plants:
Daucus carota.
Sitochroa palealis
© Carroll Rudy
Sitochroa palealis
© Steve Scott
Sitochroa palealis
© Rob Curtis
Sitochroa palealis
© Nolie Schneider
Sitochroa palealis
26mm – © Jim Vargo
Sitochroa palealis
© Tom Bentley

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