Virginian Tiger Moth (Spilosoma virginica)
|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:
Croton-on-hudson, New York
North Tonawanda, New York
|By DiOhio |
|Positive ||DiOhio ||On Jan 21, 2007, DiOhio from Corning, OH
(Zone 6a) wrote:
The color of the larvae to this moth can be highly variable, from orange to yellow to reddish-brown.
Host plants: The Yellow Bear is highly polyphagous on low growing plants and shrubs.
Three or more generations in the south, one or two in the north.
Timer: 6.95 jiffies (0.069453001022339).