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Hawaiian Beet Webworm Moth

  


Name: Hawaiian Beet Webworm Moth

Scientific name: Spoladea recurvalis

Type: Moths and Butterflies

Order: Lepidoptera

Family: Grass moths

Color: Brown

Habitat: Farms

Size: 22-24 mm




Conservation status:

Resident Breeder


Description:

Insect follows Crambidae family, and Lepidoptera order. It is brown, wing is 22-24 mm long. Butterfly is diurnal. Larva feed on spinach, beta vulgaris, cotton, corn, and soya beans. It feeds on lower parts of plants. Larva are large, somewhat like leaf veins. Growing up to 19 mm in length.




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