Moths of North Dakota

Noctuidae: Eustrotiinae: Eustrotiini

Lithacodia bellicula Hübner 1818

Common name: Listed here as Bog glyph.

Hodges #: 9046.

Identification: Rfw 9.9 mm, pm. line white, preceded by chocolate brown patch, wing colors not shining, thoracic tympanum present.

Similar species: 4665, 9057, 9688, 9720.

Distribution: southern Canada, eastern and central U. S., southwestward to Great Basin.

Hosts: unknown.


moth image

ND, Richland Co., West I allotment, Sheyenne Natl.  grasslands. 13- VI- 1995, Hg/ UV light.  coll. G. Fauske, C. Locken.


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Last updated: 03/27/02

Gerald M. Fauske
Research Specialist
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Fargo, ND 58105

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