Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

  Sighting 1369799

Orange Wing Moth
Mellilla xanthometata

Observation date: August 28, 2023
Submitted by: Jacksenzig
Specimen type: Photograph
Observation notes: None.
Status: Resident
Verified by: Ilona L.
Verified date: August 30, 2023
Coordinator notes: I see many of these on our deck at night. The caterpillars feed on Honey Locust per BugGuide.
Checklist region(s): United States, Wisconsin, Adams County