Zale galbanata

931026.00 — 8692 — Zale galbanata (Morrison, 1876) — Maple Zale

Larval Host(s)

Presumed main host
on Block Island:

Known hosts:
Acer rubrum



  • 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)
  • Morrison, H.K., 1875. Notes on the Noctuidae, with descriptions of certain new species. no. II. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 27: 435. (galbanata)
  • Morrison, H.K., 1876. Descriptions of New North American Noctuidae. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History, 18: 241. (penna)
  • Species Page at BugGuide
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum