Moths of North Dakota

Noctuidae: Catocalinae

Catocala concumbens Walker 1858

Common name: Sleepy underwing.

Hodges #: 8833.

Identification: Rfw 30.7 mm, fw silvery gray without streaks or dashes, hw ground color pink with uninterrupted white fringe, prothoracic collar brown.

Similar species: 8832, 8834.

Distribution: Yukon to Nova Scotia, northern U. S. east of the Rockies.

Hosts: feed on Salix– willow and Populus– Poplar.


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ND, Cass Co., N Fargo.  30- VIII- 1993, bait trap, coll. G. Fauske


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Last updated: 03/27/02

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

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