Cucullia convexipennis


Common Names: Brown-hooded owlet
Category: Insects
Sub-category: Moths

While the moth is rather dull and unremarkable, the larvae is very colorful with bands of red, yellow, black, and white. Adult moth wingspan is 40 to 50 mm. The length of the forewings is 19 to 23 mm.

Larvae found feeding on aster and goldenrod plants mostly. The moth flies from May to September depending on the location.

Edible Notes: No available information on edibility.
Warnings: Not known to be dangerous.
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