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Species Cucullia alfarata - Camphorweed Cucullia - Hodges#10192

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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 Cuculliinae
Genus Cucullia (Hooded Owlets)
Species alfarata (Camphorweed Cucullia - Hodges#10192)
Hodges Number
10192
Range
Missouri to southern NY south to FL and AR (1)
Food
Larvae feed on Camphorweed (Heterotheca spp.) and Goldenaster
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Caterpillars of Eastern North America
David L. Wagner. 2005. Princeton University Press.