Common Spring Moth – 5/31/14

Observer: Paul Lauenstein

Observation Date: 5/31/14

Observation Time: 4:05 p.m.

Observation Location: field near Gavins Pond dam

Common Name: Common Spring Moth

Scientific Name: Heliomata cycladata

Comments: Although the word “common” appears in its name, I have only seen this small but striking moth twice in Sharon.

More Information: Bug Guide

Common Spring Moth