Tortricidia testacea

Warm-chevroned Moth

Tortricidia testacea, Warm-chevroned Moth, photo from Virginia


Family: Limacodidae

Wingspan: 15 - 26 mm


The larval food plants of Tortricidia testacea include various species of birch, oak, cherry, and beech, also witch hazel (Covell, 2005).

Photo location: two miles south of Charlottesville, Albemarle County, Virginia.

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