Leucania scirpicola Guenee 1852

Leucania scirpicola Guenee 1852 (Type)
Leucania juncicola Guenee 1852 (Type)
Leucania pendens Smith 1905 (Type)
Leucania calpota Smith 1908 (Type)

Diagnosis: Forewing flesh-colored and smooth appearing. A diffuse dark brown streak runs longitudinally from the base of the wing to the discal dot. Discal dot a small white spot. Postmedial line represented by a series of small, black dots. Hindwing hyaline white, but suffused with dull gray-brown along the outer margin.

Distribution: Leucania scirpicola is a species of the southeastern and south-central United States. The species occurs along the Atlantic Coast in the east from New Jersey south to Florida. The species occurs westward to eastern and northern Texas.

Identification Quality: Excellent

Leucania scirpicola

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Leucania incognita



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