Euxoa campestris (Grote),

Pogue, Michael G., 2006, The Noctuinae (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) of Great Smoky Mountains National Park, U. S. A., Zootaxa 1215 (1), pp. 1-95: 24

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.11646/zootaxa.1215.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:B89D6B58-561B-48A5-B7D7-51B5C30B93CC

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/2254ED3C-BF7A-FFC6-5A77-FD4B36554C22

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Euxoa campestris (Grote)
status

 

13. Euxoa campestris (Grote) 

( Fig. 16, Map 9)

Identification: Forewing length 14.0–16.0 mm. Forewing ground color is reddish brown in basal and outer third and gray medially. Basal, antemedial, and postmedial lines are black; orbicular, claviform, and reniform spots are outlined in black. Hindwing is pale gray, wing veins gray, and a faint gray discal spot.

Flight period: Collected in early August.

Collected localities: North Carolina: Haywood Co., Purchase Knob. (1 specimen) MAP 9. Collecting localities of Euxoa campestris    .

Elevation range: 4924 ft. (1501 m)

General distribution: In North America from Newfoundland to Alaska, south to New England and southern Canada from southern Quebec west to British Columbia. In the West it is distributed southward in the Rocky Mountains to southern New Mexico, eastcentral Arizona, and central Utah. In the East it occurs in the Appalachians in eastern Kentucky ( Lafontaine 1987) and in the Park in western North Carolina.

Larval hosts: Unknown ( Lafontaine 1987).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Noctuidae

Genus

Euxoa