Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Scythropiodes issikii (Takahashi, 1930)


Family: Depressariidae
Subfamily: Oditinae
Identification:
Wing Span: 1.4-1.9 cm
Life History:
Flight:
Caterpillar Hosts: The larvae have been recorded feeding on Gardenis jasminioides, Malus pumila, Pyrus simonii, Populus nigra, Prunus species, Salix species, Smilax china, Ulmus pavifolia, Viburnum awabuki and Weigela coreaensis
Adult Food:
Habitat:
Range: Native to Asia; has been observed in Virginia and Georgia in the USA.
Conservation:
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