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Grammia phyllira

Wikipedia Abstract

Grammia phyllira, the Phyllira Tiger Moth, is a moth of the Arctiidae family. It was described by Drury in 1773. It is found from Quebec and New England south to Florida and west to Texas, Colorado and Alberta. The habitat consists of dry, open woodland and grassland.The length of the forewings is 16.9 mm. The forewings are dark brown to black dorsally with creamy buff to pinkish buff bands. The hindwings are pink to orange-pink.
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Prey / Diet

Castanea pumila (Ozark chinkapin)[1]
Citrullus lanatus (watermelon)[1]
Nicotiana tabacum (cultivated tobacco)[1]

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Attributes / relations provided by 1HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hernández
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