Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Lettered Zanclognatha
Zanclognatha lituralis (Hubner, 1818)

Family: Erebidae
Subfamily: Herminiinae
Identification: Forewing light brown with 3 costal spots, including 1 at apex. Reniform spot (if present) is shaped like a blackish comma.
Wing Span: 2.1-2.8 cm.
Life History:
Flight: May-August. 2 broods.
Caterpillar Hosts:
Adult Food:
Range: Nova Scotia and Quebec to Florida, west to Wisconsin, Missouri, and Texas.
Management Needs:
Comments: NULL