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Species Schinia trifascia - Three-lined Flower Moth - Hodges#11149

Three-lined Flower Moth (Schinia trifascia) - Schinia trifascia Moth - Schinia trifascia Moth 8765 - Schinia trifascia Green striped owlet ? - Schinia trifascia moth080414a - Schinia trifascia Three-lined Flower Moth - Schinia trifascia I'm stumped - Schinia trifascia MothBrwnWithWhiteLines10062015_MS_ - Schinia trifascia
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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Noctuoidea (Owlet Moths and kin)
Family Noctuidae (Owlet Moths)
Subfamily Heliothinae
Genus Schinia (Flower Moths)
Species trifascia (Three-lined Flower Moth - Hodges#11149)
Hodges Number
Wingspan 20-31 mm
Forewing deep or pale greenish with three white lines.
Eastern North America

Butterflies and Moths of North America - This site shows the range to extend west through Arizona.
Life Cycle
Larvae feed on False Boneset, Brickellia (Kuhnia) eupatorioides, Joe-Pye Weed, Eupatorium fistulosum.
Print References
Covell, p. 143, plate 29 #7 (1)
Internet References

Works Cited
1.Peterson Field Guides: Eastern Moths
Charles V. Covell. 1984. Houghton Mifflin Company.