Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

Loxostege quaestoralis (Barnes & McDunnough, 1914)

Family: Crambidae
Subfamily: Pyraustinae
Identification: The forewings are pale ochreous shaded with black at the costa and basally. The hindwings are blackish, crossed by a faint paler subterminal band. The outer margin is pale ochreous.
Wing Span: Approximately 19 mm
Life History:
Flight: Adults have been recorded on wing from January to February.
Caterpillar Hosts:
Adult Food:
Range: North America, from California to New Mexico.
Management Needs:
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