Attributes of Phytometra rhodarialis

Pink-bordered Yellow Moth
Phytometra rhodarialis (Walker, 1859)

Family: Erebidae
Subfamily: Hypeninae
Identification: Forewing yellow with deep pink band along basal half of costa; also pink beyond straight pm. line. Yellow st. line more distinct in male than in female. Hindwing whitish to gray, often with pink shade toward outer margin.
Wing Span: 1.8-2.1 cm.
Life History:
Flight: June-September.
Caterpillar Hosts: Unrecorded.
Adult Food:
Range: New Hampshire and southern Ontario to Florida, west to Missouri and Texas.
Management Needs:
Taxonomy Notes:

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Observation Date Submitter Region Verified Datesort icon
August 07, 2016 johnmiller Bradley County, Tennessee, United States August 21, 2016 Details
May 22, 2015 Peter Homann Leon County, Florida, United States August 20, 2016 Details
January 20, 2012 Terry W. Johnson Monroe County, Georgia, United States March 27, 2016 Details
August 23, 2015 Hart County, Kentucky, United States October 03, 2015 Details
April 08, 2015 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States June 25, 2015 Details
May 07, 2015 Ken Childs Chester County, Tennessee, United States June 09, 2015 Details
July 07, 2013 ridgeboy Polk County, Florida, United States January 26, 2015 Details
July 24, 2014 gldearman Jefferson County, Florida, United States August 14, 2014 Details
June 19, 2010 David Trently Moore County, Tennessee, United States July 28, 2014 Details
April 09, 2014 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States April 09, 2014 Details
November 24, 2009 JeanEvoy De Soto County, Florida, United States September 10, 2013 Details
May 25, 2013 MaryAnn Friedman Okaloosa County, Florida, United States June 28, 2013 Details
May 19, 2013 TeddyKuma Texas, Lampasas County, United States May 21, 2013 Details
May 13, 2010 Chip Krilowicz Gloucester County, New Jersey, United States June 29, 2012 Details
April 26, 2012 Terry W. Johnson Lamar County, Georgia, United States May 15, 2012 Details
February 29, 2012 Terry W. Johnson Monroe County, Georgia, United States March 26, 2012 Details
May 10, 2005 Hart County, Kentucky, United States May 04, 2011 Details
September 05, 2010 Lois Stacey Charleston County, South Carolina, United States January 30, 2011 Details
August 08, 2009 legacy.reporter (Ken Lebo) Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States October 16, 2009 Details
July 26, 2006 legacy.reporter (Stephen Cresswell) Upshur County, West Virginia, United States May 05, 2009 Details
July 25, 2008 Howell_Curtis (Howell Curtis) Harrison County, Indiana, United States March 23, 2009 Details
July 08, 2005 jamesdurbin (Jim Durbin) Linn County, Iowa, United States June 09, 2008 Details