|Common name: Mesk’s underwing.
Hodges #: 8822.
Identification: Rfw 33.0 mm, fw subreniform spot opened or
connected to pm line; hw pm band nearly straight, turned in and tapering
near apex; vhw without separate discal lunule.
Similar species: 8805, 8808, 8812, 8829.
Distribution: southern Canada and northern United States east of
Hosts: Larvae feed on Populus– poplars and Salix–
ND. Cass Co., Fargo. bait trap 24- VIII- 1993,
coll. G. Fauske.