Moths of North Dakota

Noctuidae: Heliothentinae

Schinia meadi (Grote 1873)

Common name: listed here as ‘Mead’s flower moth.

Hodges #: 11175

Identification: Rfw 11.5 mm; all tibiae with setae, fw transverse lines interrupted and accented with black scales, fringe of ground color cut by white opposite veins.

Similar species: 11070, 11190.1.

Distribution: Rocky Mt. States and western Great Plains.

Hosts: unknown.


moth image

ND, Slope Co., Logging camp ranch.  7-VII- 1996 Hg/UV light, coll. K. Urlacher.


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Last updated: 03/28/02

Gerald M. Fauske
Research Specialist
202 Hultz Hall
Fargo, ND 58105

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