Coelodasys apicalis

930102.00 — 8009 — Coelodasys apicalis Grote & Robinson, 1866 — Plain Schizura

Larval Host(s)

Presumed main host
on Block Island:

Known hosts:
Myrica pensylvanica

Myrica pensylvanica, Salix, Populus, Vaccinium

Remarks

This species is rare across its range.

References

  • Species Page at Moth Photographers Group
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Miller, J.S., D.L. Wagner, P.A. Opler & J.D. Lafontaine, 2021. Noctuoidea, Notodontidae (Part 2, Conclusion): Heterocampinae, Nystaleinae, Dioptinae, Dicranurinae. The Moths of America north of Mexico, Fascicle 22.1B: 136; pl. A-17, figs. 22-24; pl. 58, fig. 3 (♂ gen.); pl. 72, fig. 10 (♂ sternum 8); pl. 86, fig. 3 (♀ gen.); pl. L-17, fig. 6 (larva). - order
  • Species Page at BugGuide