Idia “concisa”

Family Erebidae   Hodges # 8323.1

Caterpillar foods:  foliage of white, red, and black spruce, balsam fir, norway spruce, douglas fir, and western red cedar  (Bugguide)

Related to Idia aemula, but has a pale hindwing, and a stronger median bar in the forewing.  It has been called ‘concisa’ but hasn’t actually been described yet.

6/27/2015

 

7/16/2013

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