Adoxophyes negundana    

habitat
Rich river valleys and towns with Manitoba Maple.

seasonality
June to September.

identification
The forewing is straw yellow with fine brown reticulation throughout. An irregular brown median band and apical patch are both edged in darker brown. The male has a distinct costal fold on the forewing. The hindwing is pure white. The eastern A. furcatana (Walker 1863) is paler but only reliably separated by looking at genitalic differences.

conservation
Probably of no concern.

diet info
Manitoba Maple (Acer negundo) (Freeman 1958)

range
Ontario to Alberta south to Utah and Florida (Freeman 1958).

people
species page authorDombroskie, J. J.2009-04-16 

quick link
http://entomology.museums.ualberta.ca/searching_species_details.php?s=24308

 

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