Gold-banded Etiella Moth
Etiella zinckenella

""Limabean Pod Borer"
"Legume Pod Moth"


pod moth

gold banded etiella moth
This handsome moth was near my porch light in Taylorsville, Utah.  In the larval
stage it is very damaging to the inside of bean pods. 
Thankfully I have no beans
or peas in my garden.  Bad moth!
  © Carol Davis, 7-9-2010

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