There are 15 named species of Elaphria
in America north of Mexico. (1)
Wingspan usually less than 30 mm (which is small for a noctuid - hence the common name of Midget).
a holarctic and neotropical genus; in North America, occurs throughout the US and southern Canada but most species are found in the east
pinned adult images
of 4 species occurring in the east (CBIF)