Category: Halysidota tessellaris

Halysidota tessellaris, 24 May 2020

Halysidota tessellaris, the Banded tussock moth; Volusia county, Florida (24 May 2020). A bit of scuff on this tussock. Moths carry their short-yet-dramatic lives impressively on their wings.  Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Halysidota tessellaris, 24 May 2020

Halysidota tessellaris, the Banded tussock moth; Volusia county, Florida (24 May 2020). My favorite angle for moths. Camera tilted sideways to aim parallel to the moth clinging to the glass.  Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Halysidota tessellaris, 24 May 2020

Halysidota tessellaris, the Banded tussock moth; Volusia county, Florida (24 May 2020). A small Banded tussock moth camps out on our back exterior windows.  Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Halysidota tessellaris, 15 October 2014

Halysidota tessellaris, the Banded tussock moth; Volusia county, Florida (15 October 2014). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.