Moths of North Dakota

Noctuidae: Noctuinae: Agrotini

Euxoa manitobana McDunnough 1925

Common name: No accepted common name, listed here as 'Manitoba dart.'

Hodges #: 10863.

Identification: Rfw 15.23  mm, costal margin irrorate with pale scales; ordinary spots white outlined, fws without well marked pale streaks; hws fuscous, paler basad in %%.  Male antennae moderately bifasciculate.  Ptagiae not bicolored.  Note generic characters of Euxoa, male with short sacculus extension; harpe along inner face of valve, not projecting above as in most similar species..

Similar species: 10702, 10727, 10756, 10801, 10831, 10836, 10838, 10850, 10861, 10862, 
and 10864.   

Distribution: western North American from southern Canada to Utah, ranging eastward in the northern Great Plains, in Boreal zone east to Ontario and Michigan..

Hosts: Larval hosts are unknown. 


ND  Williams Co., Williston, UV lt. trap. 
1- VII- 1985.  G. Fauske.






Last updated: 02/06/07

Dr. Gerald M. Fauske
collection manager, NDSIRC
research specialist, NDSU
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Fargo, ND 58105

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