Moths of North Dakota

Arctiidae: Arctiinae: Phaegopterini

Ectypia clio (Packard 1864)

Common name: Clio tiger moth.

Hodges #: 8249.

Identification: Rfw 21.5 mm; black streaks on white ground color unique.

Similar species: none.

Distribution: western United State and southwestern Canada southward to central Mexico. 

Hosts: larvae feed on Asclepias-- milkweeds and Apocynum-- dogbane.


ND, Slope Co. Logging camp ranch. 20- VII- 1996,  T136N, R102W, Sec. 11.  Hg/UV lt.  coll. K. Urlacker, C. Locken..






Last updated: 01/23/07

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

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