What is this worm like bug???

Asked September 19, 2019, 8:53 PM EDT

Keep finding all these bugs by the house they get in the house once in a while. What are they and how do I get rid of them.

Oklahoma

1 Response

Our entomologist has idenitified it as a drab prominent moth, Misogada unicolor, from the Notodonidae family. There isn't a lot of information about them other than the host plant is a sycamore or cottonwood tree. They have probably just been seeking shelter and found their way into your house.