Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Lithophane lemmeri (Barnes & Benjamin, 1929)


Family: Noctuidae
Subfamily: Noctuinae
Identification:
Wing Span: ~4.0 cm
Life History:
Flight: November into April, rarely even May
Caterpillar Hosts: Atlantic white cedar (Chamaecyparis thyoides) and red cedar (Juniperus virginiana)
Adult Food:
Habitat: Found more widely in the southeastern piedmont and coastal plain.
Range: New Jersey and Connecticut to Florida and Mississippi
Conservation:
NCGR:
Management Needs:
Comments:
Taxonomy Notes: None.