Asturodes fimbriauralis

Gold-fringed Snout Moth

Asturodes fimbriauralis, Gold-fringed Snout Moth



Family: Crambidae

Subfamily: Pyraustinae

Tribe: Spilomelini


One larval host plant has been recorded, Colubrina arborescens, a member of the Buckthorn family (Rhamnaceae).

Photo locations:  Montagne de Kaw, French Guiana (upper photo); Leona Vicario, Quintana Roo, Mexico (lower photo).

Asturodes fimbriauralis, photo from Mexico

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