Moths of North Dakota

Noctuidae: Noctuinae: Noctuini

Setagrotis radiola (Hampson 1903)

Common name: no accepted common name, listed here as 'Hampson's streaked dart.'

Hodges #: 10976.

Identification: Rfw 16.07 mm, fw pale brown with darker streaks, R and Cu stem, Cu1A, M3, M1 and Rs4 outlined in white, all wing veins black;  hws nearly immaculate white or with light fuscous margins and dark terminal line, overall darker in &&. Frons smooth, protibiae with complete row of sclerotized mesal setae and a few apical lateral setae and fringe.     

Similar species: 9374, 10449, 10670, 10768, 10804, 10830, 10831, 10833, 10834, and 10839.

Distribution: western edge of the Great Plains, Rocky Mountain and intermontane region of western United states. 

Hosts: Larval hosts are unknown. 


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Last updated: 02/06/07

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

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