Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Raphia pallula (Hy. Edwards, 1886)

Family: Noctuidae
Subfamily: Dilobinae
Wing Span: 3.2-4.0 cm
Life History:
Flight: Early May to early August in the Northwest
Caterpillar Hosts:
Adult Food:
Habitat: Occurs at low to middle elevations in warm, dry regions. In the Pacific Northwest, it is mostly restricted to riparian habitats at low elevations east of the Cascades along creeks and rivers.
Range: California, Arizona, Nevada, Utah, and Colorado.
Management Needs:
Taxonomy Notes: None.