Moths of North Dakota

Arctiidae: Arctiinae: Callimorphini

Haploa confusa (Lyman 1887)

Common name: Confusing haploa.

Hodges #: 8112.

Identification: Rfw 21 mm.  fw with quadrate spot at base, additional adjoining pale spot in discal cell and in the fold-- these two spots may be contiguous.

Similar species:  8109, 8111.

Distribution: southern Canada and northern U.S., east of Rockies.

Hosts: reported from Cynoglossum officinale L.-- Hound's tongue (Boraginaceae).


ND, Richland Co., West I allotment, Sheyenne Nat'l grasslands.  T135N R52W  Sec.10.  Hg/UV lt.  15- VII- 2003.  coll. G. Fauske, C. Jordan.






Last updated: 01/23/07

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

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