Adult: FW yellowish with vague orangish brown lines and shading; sharpest marking a circular brown spot at midpoint between PM and ST shades. Female larger than male; the spot thicker and blackish.
New York to Florida, west to Colorado and Texas
See photographs for a caterpillar feeding on what appeared to be a birch (alder, perhaps).
Arnett spells the species name beutenmülleri (2)
Covell, page 410, plate 55 (#20) (1)
Moth Photographers Group
- species page with photographs of living and pinned adults.
at Maryland Moths
at Georgia Lepidoptera
by Bob Patterson
with larval photos of other species in this genus