Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Common Apamea
Apamea vulgaris (Grote & Robinson, 1866)

Family: Noctuidae
Subfamily: Amphipyrinae
Identification: Dull brown forewing with orange-yellow in lower and outer parts; markings as in Apamea lignicolora.
Wing Span:
Life History:
Flight: May-July.
Caterpillar Hosts: Probably grasses.
Adult Food:
Range: Nova Scotia to Kentucky, west to Kansas.
Management Needs:
Comments: NULL