Scarlet-Bodied Wasp Moth (Cosmosoma myrodora)
|Order: Lepidoptera (le-pid-OP-ter-a) (Info) |
Family: Arctiidae (ark-TYE-ih-dee) (Info)
This bug has been reportedly found in the following regions:
Fort Myers, Florida
La Place, Louisiana
Lake Charles, Louisiana
|By LouisianaMark |
|Positive ||LouisianaMark ||On May 26, 2007, LouisianaMark from Baton Rouge, LA wrote:
A really cool looking bug. They are slow flying, and have irridescent blue spots on their rear ends. The host plant for the larvae is the climbing hempweed vine (Mikania scandens).
Timer: 14.36 jiffies (0.14360785484314).