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Species Neoligia exhausta - Exhausted Brocade - Hodges#9408

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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 Noctuinae (Cutworm or Dart Moths)
Tribe Apameini
Genus Neoligia
Species exhausta (Exhausted Brocade - Hodges#9408)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
formerly Oligia exhausta
The only eastern species of Neoligia with an anal dash (black streak extending from claviform spot to anal angle of forewing)
northeastern US and southeastern Canada (records on Internet from MA MD NB NY OH ON QC VA VT)
adults fly from June to August
Life Cycle
one generation per year
an uncommon species with a restricted range
Internet References
taxonomic reference showing images of Neoligia adults and providing a key to species (J.T. Troubridge and J.D. Lafontaine, CBIF)
presence in New York state - PDF doc (Steve Walter, New York)
presence in Quebec - PDF doc and flight season (Macrolepidoptera of Mont Saint-Hilaire Region, McGill U., Quebec)