The Ironweed Root Moth is typically 0.4 inches to 0.6 inches (12mm to 17mm) in size. We have associated the following descriptors / identifiers to this insect: white, brown, orange, wavy lines, semicircle, flying, garden pest.
This insect can be found in the following North American states / territories: Alabama; Arkansas; Florida; Georgia; Illinois; Indiana; Iowa; Kansas; Kentucky; Louisiana; Michigan; Mississippi; Missouri; Nebraska; North Carolina; Ohio; Oklahoma; Pennsylvania; South Carolina; Tennessee; Texas; Virginia; West Virginia.
*Please note that the states/territories listed above are a general indicator of areas inhabited by the Ironweed Root Moth. Insects generally go where they please, typically driven by diet, environmental changes, and / or mating habits.