Spoladea recurvalis - Spinach moth

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Spoladea recurvalis

Photo(s): Bart Wursten, Ndundu Lodge, Vumba

Species details:

Note: A known pest on vegetables such as beet and spinach
Distribution: Found in all warmer regions of the world
Related plant families:
Related plant genera:
AmaranthaceaeAmaranthus (Food plant)
AmaranthaceaeChenopodium (Food plant)
Related plant species:
Literature:

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-17

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2017). Flora of Zambia: Lepidoptera - Butterflies and Moths: Spoladea recurvalis .
http://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/insect-display.php?insect_species_id=401000, retrieved 26 September 2017

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