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Species Acronicta strigulata - Hodges#9231

Acronicta strigulata Acronicta strigulata Furrowed Dagger - Acronicta strigulata Acronicta strigulata Noctuidae: Acronicta strigulata - Acronicta strigulata Acronicta strigulata Acronicta strigulata? - Acronicta strigulata Acronicta? - Acronicta strigulata
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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 Acronictinae
Genus Acronicta (Dagger Moths)
Species strigulata (Acronicta strigulata - Hodges#9231)
Hodges Number
9231
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Acronicta strigulata Smith 1897
Size
Fw length 17-19 mm
Identification
See Pacific Northwest Moths here
Range
Pacific coast from California to British Columbia and in the Mid-west East to Colorado and New Mexico, MPG.
Habitat
Riparian areas at low elevations
Season
Flies May-August
Food
Unknown but suspected to fee on cottonwoods
Remarks
Nocturnal
Internet References
Images and Info at Pacific Northwest Moths