Morning-Glory Plume Moth (Emmelina monodactyla)

Morning-Glory Plume Moth (Emmelina monodactyla)

Morning-Glory Plume Moth is a moth of the family Pterophoridae. It is found in Europe, Japan, central Asia, North Africa and North America. The moths fly nearly year-round.

Peppery FW is pale gray to pinkish brown with a darker spot in the mouth of the notch. Pale abdomen has a dorsal row of tiny black dots. Wings are normally rolled tight at rest.

Hosts: Morning glory, lamb’s quarters, orach, smartweed, joe-pye weed.

Note: Common

Morning-Glory Plume-Moth

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