|Common name: Polyphemus moth.
Hodges #: 7757.
Identification: Rfw 62.3 mm, ocellatus on each wing round and with a central
‘window;’ abdomen brown, without segmental white bands.
Similar species: 7767, 7769.
Distribution: Southern Canada to Mexico, except Great Basin and
Hosts: Larvae feed on a wide variety of hardwood hosts, in North
Dakota especially on Quercus macrocarpa Michx.– Bur oak.
ND, Barnes Co., 12 mi. N Valley City, UV lt., coll. D. Mundal.