Black-spotted Prominent Moth Dasylophia anguina (J.E. Smith, 1797)  Synonyms: Hodges #7957.

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Host plants are in the family Fabaceae. Our records show that in Maryland, Black-spotted Prominent caterpillars are often found on Black Locust.

There are 76 records in the project database.

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A Black-spotted Prominent Moth in Frederick Co., Maryland (6/18/2017). Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)

A Black-spotted Prominent Moth in Harford Co., Maryland (8/11/2018). Photo by Dave Webb. (MBP list)

A Black-spotted Prominent Moth in St. Mary's Co., Maryland (7/23/2017). Verified by Roger Downer/BAMONA. Photo by Tyler Bell. (MBP list)

A Black-spotted Prominent Moth in Prince George's Co., Maryland (8/30/2012). Photo by Rod Burley. (MBP list)

A Black-spotted Prominent Moth in Harford Co., Maryland (7/27/2017). Photo by Josh Emm. (MBP list)

A Black-spotted Prominent Moth in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (6/16/2018). Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)

A Black-spotted Prominent Moth in Prince George's Co., Maryland. Photo by Bob Patterson. (MBP list)

A Black-spotted Prominent Moth. Photo by Hugh McGuinness. (MBP list)

A Black-spotted Prominent Moth collected in Frederick Co., Maryland (8/9/2002). Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)

A Black-spotted Prominent Moth in Howard Co., Maryland (2003). Photo by Larry Line. (MBP list)

A Black-spotted Prominent Moth in Howard Co., Maryland (2002). Photo by Larry Line. (MBP list)

A male Black-spotted Prominent Moth in Howard Co., Maryland (2003). Photo by Larry Line. (MBP list)

A female Black-spotted Prominent Moth in Howard Co., Maryland (2006). Photo by Larry Line. (MBP list)

A Black-spotted Prominent Moth larva in Frederick Co., Maryland (9/11/2016). Photo by Richard Orr. (MBP list)

A Black-spotted Prominent Moth caterpillar found on Black Locust in Howard Co., Maryland (10/7/2016). Photo by Bonnie Ott. (MBP list)

A Black-spotted Prominent Moth larva in Frederick Co., Maryland (9/20/2015). Photo by Bob Cammarata. (MBP list)

A Black-spotted Prominent Moth larva in Frederick Co., Maryland (9/20/2015). Photo by Bob Cammarata. (MBP list)

Black-spotted Prominent Moth caterpillar in Frederick Co., Maryland (9/11/2016). Photo by Bob Cammarata. (MBP list)

A Black-spotted Prominent Moth caterpillar in Baltimore City, Maryland (9/4/2012). Confirmed by John and Jane Balaban/BugGuide. Photo by Thomas Wilson. (MBP list)

A Black-spotted Prominent Moth caterpillar in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (8/6/2012). Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)

A Black-spotted Prominent Moth larva in Frederick Co., Maryland (8/31/2016). Photo by Bob Cammarata. (MBP list)

A Black-spotted Prominent Moth caterpillar in Howard Co., Maryland (6/25/2014). Photo by Bonnie Ott. (MBP list)

A Black-spotted Prominent Moth caterpillar at Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary, Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (9/7/2003). Photo by Arlene Ripley. (MBP list)

A Black-spotted Prominent Moth caterpillar in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (9/7/2003). Photo by Arlene Ripley. (MBP list)

A Black-spotted Prominent Moth caterpillar in Harford Co., Maryland (9/6/2018). Photo by Shannon Schade. (MBP list)


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