Attributes of Schinia florida

Primrose Moth
Schinia florida (Guenée, 1852)

Family: Noctuidae
Subfamily: Heliothentinae
Identification: Forewing bright pink, with yellow in lower basal area and beyond st. line. Median area may have yellow tinting, with pink reniform spot and st. line distinct. Hindwing white.
Wing Span: 2.7-3.6 cm.
Life History:
Flight: July-August.
Caterpillar Hosts: Biennial guara and other species of evening-primrose.
Adult Food:
Habitat:
Range: Nova Scotia to northern Florida, and west.
Conservation:
NCGR:
Management Needs:
Taxonomy Notes:

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July 26, 2014 joeverica Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 29, 2014 Details
July 29, 2014 Chet Gottfried Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States July 29, 2014 Details
July 23, 2014 Aboover Knox County, Maine, United States July 24, 2014 Details
July 19, 2014 kennebunkking York (mainland only) County, Maine, United States July 23, 2014 Details
July 07, 2014 mikeburrell Ontario, Canada July 17, 2014 Details
August 09, 2013 wayne13114 Oswego County, New York, United States March 10, 2014 Details
August 06, 2013 cyric Washington County, Rhode Island, United States March 02, 2014 Details
July 15, 2012 doris potter Ontario, Canada November 15, 2013 Details
July 23, 2013 aozelski Albany County, New York, United States October 12, 2013 Details
September 11, 2013 gerryanimator Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States September 17, 2013 Details
August 26, 2013 Mary J. Seipler Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States August 26, 2013 Details
July 23, 2013 mudder_bbc Cumberland County, Maine, United States July 24, 2013 Details
July 15, 2011 curtis.lehman (Paul Dennehy) Columbia County, Pennsylvania, United States March 31, 2013 Details
July 22, 2012 seamudbug Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States September 11, 2012 Details
July 27, 2012 JohnF Penobscot County, Maine, United States August 02, 2012 Details
July 11, 2012 Jody Ontario, Canada July 12, 2012 Details
July 07, 2012 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada July 07, 2012 Details
August 09, 2011 hdad58 Coos County, New Hampshire, United States August 09, 2011 Details
July 09, 2011 Tom Raub Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States July 11, 2011 Details
July 18, 2010 rogerdowner Wayne County, Ohio, United States February 18, 2011 Details
August 04, 2010 glocamp (Gloria Campbell) Anoka County, Minnesota, United States December 31, 2010 Details
August 05, 2010 legacy.reporter (Robert L. Harris) Erie County, Pennsylvania, United States December 31, 2010 Details
July 19, 2008 BeaLaporte (Beatrice Laporte) Ontario, Canada November 01, 2010 Details
July 11, 2009 legacy.reporter (Suzanne Butcher) Mercer County, Pennsylvania, United States August 03, 2010 Details
August 05, 2006 legacy.reporter (Ken Lebo) Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States January 05, 2010 Details
August 17, 2009 legacy.reporter (Susan E Ellis) Salem County, New Jersey, United States October 13, 2009 Details
August 16, 2009 legacy.reporter (Rich Kelly) Suffolk County, New York, United States October 13, 2009 Details
July 30, 2009 legacy.reporter (Jo Ann Poe-McGavin) Carbon County, Pennsylvania, United States September 24, 2009 Details
July 16, 2006 legacy.reporter (Leonard Hess) Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States September 24, 2009 Details
July 26, 2009 curtis.lehman (Curt Lehman) Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States August 17, 2009 Details
August 06, 2006 legacy.reporter (Chuck Tague) Washington County, Pennsylvania, United States November 03, 2008 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Cochise County, Arizona, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter San Bernardino County, California, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Rio Grande County, Colorado, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Ada County, Idaho, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Kootenai County, Idaho, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Shoshone County, Idaho, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Twin Falls County, Idaho, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Nez Perce County, Idaho, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Kiowa County, Kansas, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Burleigh County, North Dakota, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Foster County, North Dakota, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Ransom County, North Dakota, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Richland County, North Dakota, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Ward County, North Dakota, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Blaine County, Nebraska, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Cherry County, Nebraska, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Grant County, Nebraska, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Hooker County, Nebraska, United States December 31, 2004 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter Lincoln County, Nebraska, United States December 31, 2004 Details