|Common name: Milkweed tiger moth.
Hodges #: 8238.
Identification: Rfw 15.8 mm, wings gray, unmarked, hw slightly
darker; head and thorax gray, abdomen orange with row of black dorsal
Similar species: 8254,
Distribution: southern Canada and eastern United States, east of
the 100th meridian.
Hosts: larvae feed on Asclepias-- milkweeds.
ND, Richland Co., Hankinson, UV lt. trap.
16- VI- 1985, coll. G. Fauske.
ND, Casss Co., Fargo, pic. Loren Oslie.