A Spodoptera exigua, otherwise know as a beet armyworm moth. It is found worldwide wherever the crops it consumes are grown.

Districo Norte de Baja California
April 19, 1935, IV 19 1935
Don Meadows Collector


  • Title: Beet Armyworm moth
  • Location: Districo Norte de Baja California, North America
  • Type: Insect
  • Rights: This image was obtained from the Smithsonian Institution. The image or its contents may be protected by international copyright laws. http://www.si.edu/termsofuse
  • Scientific Name: <i>Spodoptera exigua</i> (Hübner)
  • Photo Credit: James Di Loreto, Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History
  • Field: Entomology
  • Date Collected: 1935-04-19

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