Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Parorgyia obliquata Grote & Robinson, 1866
Dasychira obliquata Grote & Robinson, 1866
Tough--variable. Distinctive when shows long thin streaks on forewings.
Southern Quebec south to mountains of Georgia. West to upper midwest, Nebraska.
Near deciduous forests and woodlands, presumably.
Larvae feed on several different deciduous trees (beech, hickories), but esp. oaks.
Covell, p. 338, plate 45 #2(?), #8 (1)
Grote & Robinson, 1866. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Philadelphia. 6:4