Attributes of Prodoxus quinquepunctellus

Five-spotted Bogus Yucca Moth
Prodoxus quinquepunctellus

Family: Prodoxidae
Subfamily: Prodoxinae
Identification: Wingspan male 11.0
Wing Span: 11.0 -21.0 mm
Life History:
Flight: Populations emerge when the local host flowers.
Caterpillar Hosts: Yucca pallida, Y. rostrata (incl. Y. rigida), Y. glauca, Y. angustissima (incl. Y. kanabensis), Y. baileyi (incl. Y. intermedia, Y. navajoa, and Y. standleyi), Y. elata, and Y. harrimaniae (incl. Y. gilbertiana and Y. neomexicana).
Adult Food:
Habitat: In desert, grassland, openings in pine or deciduous forest, or coastal chaparral and dunes with Yucca. Ref.: ToL
Range: Southern Montana, NW Wyoming, SW S. Dakota, W Nebraska, E. Colorado, SW half of Kansas, SW MO, SE half of New Mexico, W & Central TX, OK.
Conservation:
NCGR: G4G5
Management Needs:
Taxonomy Notes:

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Observation Date Submitter Region Verified Datesort icon
June 19, 1980 legacy.reporter (Heitzman, J. Richard) Barry County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
June 06, 1985 legacy.reporter (Balogh, George) Barry County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
June 10, 1980 legacy.reporter (Heitzman, J. Richard) Barton County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
June 06, 1968 legacy.reporter (Heitzman, J. Richard) Benton County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
June 28, 1928 legacy.reporter Boone County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
June 24, 1969 legacy.reporter (Craig, Wiltred S.) Boone County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
June 03, 1977 legacy.reporter (Heitzman, J. Richard) Cape Girardeau County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
June 19, 1980 legacy.reporter (Heitzman, J. Richard) Carter County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
June 04, 1985 legacy.reporter (Balogh, George) Carter County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
June 16, 1980 legacy.reporter (Heitzman, J. Richard) Cass County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
June 30, 1979 legacy.reporter (Heitzman, J. Richard) Clay County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
June 18, 1980 legacy.reporter (Heitzman, J. Richard) Cole County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
June 18, 1980 legacy.reporter (Heitzman, J. Richard) Dent County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
June 19, 1980 legacy.reporter (Heitzman, J. Richard) Greene County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
June 19, 1980 legacy.reporter (Heitzman, J. Richard) Howell County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
June 20, 1965 legacy.reporter (Heitzman, J. Richard) Jackson County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
May 15, 1989 legacy.reporter (Heitzman, J. Richard) Jackson County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
June 27, 1973 legacy.reporter (Letsinger, Rae) Jasper County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
June 15, 1982 legacy.reporter (Letsinger, Rae) Jasper County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
June 15, 1976 legacy.reporter (Dykstra, Michael) Lewis County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
June 23, 1976 legacy.reporter (Dykstra, Michael) Lewis County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
June 18, 1980 legacy.reporter (Heitzman, J. Richard) Maries County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
June 07, 1986 legacy.reporter (Heitzman, J. Richard) Morgan County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
June 18, 1980 legacy.reporter (Heitzman, J. Richard) Phelps County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
June 18, 1980 legacy.reporter (Heitzman, J. Richard) Reynolds County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
June 12, 1980 legacy.reporter (Heitzman, J. Richard) St Clair County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
June 04, 1977 legacy.reporter (Heitzman, J. Richard) Ste Genevieve County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
January 01, 1880 legacy.reporter St Louis County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
June 15, 1902 legacy.reporter (Murtfeldt, Mary) St Louis County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
June 19, 1980 legacy.reporter (Heitzman, J. Richard) Shannon County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
June 03, 1990 legacy.reporter (Webber, Hiltrud M.) Texas County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
June 25, 1990 legacy.reporter (Webber, Hiltrud M.) Texas County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
June 12, 1980 legacy.reporter (Heitzman, J. Richard) Vernon County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
June 16, 1988 legacy.reporter (Heitzman, J. Richard) Wayne County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
June 17, 1988 legacy.reporter (Heitzman, J. Richard) Wayne County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details
June 19, 1980 legacy.reporter (Heitzman, J. Richard) Wright County, Missouri, United States October 03, 2008 Details