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Species Feltia tricosa - Tricose Dart - Hodges#10675

moth - Feltia tricosa Feltia tricosa - male Feltia tricosa Tricose Dart - Feltia tricosa Feltia tricosa 933502 – 10675 – Feltia tricosa – Confused Dart - Feltia tricosa Tricose Dart - Feltia tricosa Moth to porch light  - Feltia tricosa
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Classification
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 Noctuinae (Cutworm or Dart Moths)
Tribe Noctuini
Subtribe Agrotina
Genus Feltia
Species tricosa (Tricose Dart - Hodges#10675)
Hodges Number
10675
Range
central portion of North America, north to QC, ON, MB but absent from both Canadian coasts
Season
adults fly from July to September
See Also
Feltia subgothica is difficult to separate by photo alone.
Feltia herilis is similar but has darker shading of the forewing along the inner margin.
Feltia jaculifera is similar but has a distinctly longer claviform spot.