|Common name: Beloved underwing/ Wife
Hodges #: 8801.
Identification: Rfw 36.9 mm, fw pattern variable, hw with
irregular pm and outer marginal bands; ventral f/hw with discal areas
reddish; fore tibiae without setae.
Similar species: 8796, 8798, 8805.
Distribution: southern Canada and United States east of the
Hosts: Larvae feed on Quercus macrocarpa Michx.– Bur
ND, Richland Co., Iron pond, Sheyenne Natl.
grasslands, 4- VIII- 1997, Hg/UV lt., coll. G. Fauske.