New York Natural Heritage Program
Pitcher Plant Borer Moth
Papaipema appassionata (Harvey, 1876)
Insects

New York State Distribution [-]
The pitcher plant borer moth is documented from Oswego County and Suffolk County.

Global Distribution [-]
The pitcher plant borer moth is distributed in eastern North America from coastal areas from Nova Scotia to Florida, inland through the Great Lakes region to Wisconsin (Covell 1984).
Best Places to See
• Cranberry Bog County Park (Suffolk County)