|Common name: Lettered habrosyne
Hodges #: 6235.
Identification: Rfw 16.7 mm, complex pattern of zig-zag lines on
gray ground between white transverse markings, am line bent at < 90 o
at cubital stem, basal line oblique at inner margin, hw vein M2
present; abdominal tympanum visible in posterio-dorsal view.
Similar species: 6236, 8905, 8913, 8923, and 8920.
Distribution: southern Canada, northern U.S. southward in
Appalachians, Ozarks, and Rockies.
Hosts: larvae feed on Betula– birch (as mapped) and Rubus–
ND, Richland Co., West I allotment, Sheyenne Natl.
grasslands, 13- VI- 1995, Hg/UV lt., coll. G. Fauske & C. Locken.