|Common name: Listed here as 'Lesser
milkweed tiger moth.'
Hodges #: 8228.
Identification: Rfw 15 mm, fw costa yellowish at base, tegulae
yellowish at base, vertex yellow, antenna flagellum gray dorsally,
Similar species: 8254,
Distribution: United States east of Great Plains, in south as far
west as SW Texas..
Hosts: Larvae feed on Asclepias-- milkweeds and Apocynym--
MN, Clay Co., Bluestem SNA, Hg/UV lt., 20-
V- 1998. coll. G. Fauske.