Butterflies and Moths of North America

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  Sighting 1051945

Dot-lined Angle Moth
Psamatodes abydata

Observation date: July 02, 2015
Submitted by: Foxmoor
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: This caterpillar was spotted eating a corn stalk.
Status: Resident
Verified by: jwileyrains
Verified date: December 26, 2021
Coordinator notes: Not much info about its food plant, so I don't know if corn is part of its regular diet. But this species is fairly widespread and has many recorded host plants. Best ID I could come up with...JRains
Checklist region(s): United States, New York, Suffolk County