Moths of North Dakota

Noctuidae: Agaristinae

Eudryas grata (Fabricius 1793)

Common name: Beautiful woodnymph.

Hodges #: 9301.

Identification: Rfw 18.5 mm, hw marginal band fading before apex, vhw yellow with dark discal spot, dorsal pattern showing through.

Similar species: 7922, 9299.

Distribution: southern Canada and temperate eastern United States.

Hosts: Vitaceae– grape, woodbine.


moth image

ND, Ransom Co., Berg allotment, Sheyenne Natl. grasslands.  27- VII- 1993. Hg/ UV light, coll. G. Fauske


moth map

  Moth county records  

  Host plant county records


Last updated: 03/27/02

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

Published by the Department of Entomology 

Prospective students may schedule a visit by calling 1-800-488-NDSU.