Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Yellow Flannel Moth
Lagoa pyxidifera (Smith, 1797)


Family: Megalopygidae
Subfamily:
Identification: Entirely orange-yellow, without markings.
Wing Span:
Life History:
Flight: All year.
Caterpillar Hosts: Blueberries, oaks, and plum.
Adult Food:
Habitat:
Range: Pennsylvania to Florida, west to Mississippi.
Conservation:
NCGR:
Management Needs:
Comments: NULL