Apoda biguttata

Shagreened Slug Moth


Apoda biguttata, Shagreened Slug Moth, image from West Virginia

 

Family: Limacodidae

Subfamily: Limacodinae

Wingspan: 19 - 29 mm

 

White Oak and American Beech are the favored larval host plants, but caterpillars have also been collected on Hickory and American Hornbeam (Wagner, 2005).

Photo location: Ruraldale, Upshur County, West Virginia.



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