Moths of North Dakota

Noctuidae: Heliothentinae

Schinia hulstia Tepper 1883

Common name: listed here as ‘Hulst flower moth.’

Hodges#: 11193.

Identification: Rfw 13.1 mm, fore tibial setae fused to form massive inner ‘claw,’ ground color white, hw with broad fuscous border enclosing white marginal spot-band.

Similar species: 11190.1, 11192, 11195, and 11199.

Distribution: Great Plains from North Dakota to Texas, in south ranging eastward to Arkansas and westward to California.

Hosts: unknown.


moth image

SD, Brown Co., Hecla, 9- VIII- 1990, UV lt. coll. G. Fauske &, E. Balsbaugh.


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Last updated: 03/27/02

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

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