Plusia contexta

931239.00 — 8952 — Plusia contexta Grote, 1873 — Connected Looper
Images copyright: Carl Barrentine (ND)

Larval Host(s)

Presumed main host
on Block Island:

Known hosts:



  • 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.
  • Lafontaine, J. D. & R. W. Poole, 1991. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 25.1: p. 129; pl. 1.58-58. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide
  • Species page at Moths of North Dakota.