Moths of North Dakota

Noctuidae: Noctuinae: Agrotini

Euxoa flavicollis (Smith 1888)

Common name: no accepted common name, listed here as 'Yellow collared dart.'

Hodges #: 10864.

Identification: Rfw 14.71 mm, costa pale, yellowish in %%, white in &&; R and Cu stem with white scales;  hws fuscous with darker margins and white fringe, overall darker in &&.  Ptagiae yellow or white on basal half.  Antennae filiform in both sexes; note generic characters of Euxoa (Orosagrotis).    

Similar species: 10670, 10731, 10741, 10768, 10804, 10833, 10834, 10836, 10861, and 10861.1.  

Distribution: western North America from Northwest Territories southward to Washington and Utah, extending to the eastern edge of the Great Plains. 

Hosts: Larval hosts are unknown. 


ND  Williams Co., Williston.  UV lt. trap. 
5- VII- 1983.  G. Fauske.






Last updated: 02/06/07

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