Owl-eyed Bird Dropping Moth

9061 - Cerma cora - Owl-eyed Bird Dropping Moth (2)

Owl-eyed Bird Dropping Moth
Cerma cora
Hodges #9061
Old fields, forest edges. Caterpillars feed on pin cherry and perhaps hawthorn.
Mid-spring to mid-summer.

2 responses to “Owl-eyed Bird Dropping Moth

  1. Before I knew the name of that moth, upon first sight of it, I dubbed it the “FairIsle Moth,” bec. it looks just like the yoke on a FairIsle sweater! 🙂

    Thanx for the grrreat pic!


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