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Corn Earworm Moth
orn Earworm Moth Corn Earworm Moth Photos © Kim Hosen
Above & lower left - Pocahontus State Park, Virginia; August 2009
Lower center - Merrimac Farm Wildlife Management Area, Nokesville, VA; August 2010

Corn Earworm Moth
Helicoverpa zea
Family Noctuidae (Owlet Moths)
Subfamily Heliothinae

Wingspan: 32 - 45 mm

Caterpillar host plants: wide range of hosts, including many field crops, particularly corn and tomatoes.