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Acronicta tritona

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Kingdom  Animalia
Class  Insecta
Family  Noctuidae
Scientific name  Acronicta tritona
Phylum  Arthropoda
Order  Lepidoptera
Genus  Acronicta
Rank  Species
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Similar  Acronicta superans, Acronicta hasta, Acronicta radcliffei, Acronicta afflicta, Acronicta impleta

The triton dagger moth (Acronicta tritona) is a moth of the family Noctuidae. It is found in eastern North America, from Nova Scotia west to north-eastern Alberta, south to Florida and Texas, and west to Oregon.

The wingspan is 35–40 mm.

The larva feed on Helonias bullata and Vaccinium species, including Oxycoccos species and Vaccinium stamineum.

References

Acronicta tritona Wikipedia


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