Moths of North Dakota

Noctuidae: Cuculliinae: Cuculliini

Cucullia speyeri Lintner 1874

Common name: listed here as ‘Speyer’s hooded-owlet.

Hodges #: 10190.

Identification: Rfw 21.3 mm, fw blue-gray, without dark areas near tornal angle defining pm line, hw white with fuscous border. See Cucullia key.

Similar species: 10194, 10197, 10198, 10200, 10201, and 10202.

Distribution: southern Canada, northern United States, south on plains to Kansas.

Hosts: unknown.


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ND, Cass Co., north Fargo 11- VII- 1983, UV lt., trap, coll. G. Fauske.


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Last updated: 03/27/02

Gerald M. Fauske
Research Specialist
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Fargo, ND 58105

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