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Red-crossed Button Slug Moth (Tortricidia pallida)

Order: Lepidoptera (le-pid-OP-ter-a) (Info)
Family: Limacodidae
Genus: Tortricidia
Species: pallida

Regional

This bug has been reportedly found in the following regions:

Glouster, Ohio

Members' Notes:

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On Jan 20, 2007, DiOhio from Corning, OH (Zone 6a) wrote:

The slug caterpillar to this moth is without stinging spines.

Host plants: Polyphagous on shrubs and trees (will eat many different shrubs and trees from different families).

One generation in the north.

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