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Syngrapha epigaea

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Kingdom  Animalia
Subphylum  Hexapoda
Order  Lepidoptera
Scientific name  Syngrapha epigaea
Phylum  Arthropoda
Class  Insecta
Family  Noctuidae
Rank  Species
Similar  Syngrapha ignea, Syngrapha microgamma, Abrostola urentis, Allagrapha aerea, Diachrysia balluca

Epigaea looper moth noctuidiae syngrapha epigaea on wall


Syngrapha epigaea, the pirate looper moth or narrow silver Y, is a moth of the Noctuidae family. It is found from coast to coast in Canada south in the east Pennsylvania, Ohio, and the northern Great Lakes States.

The wingspan is 39–40 mm. Adults are on wing from July to August depending on the location. There is one generation per year.

The larvae feed on Vaccinium angustifolium and Kalmia angustifolia.

References

Syngrapha epigaea Wikipedia


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