Cloaked Marvel
Chytonix palliatricula (Gn.)
Noctuidae
Hodges 9556


April 15, 2007

Identification: Covell, Moths of Eastern North America, Pg. 130. The forewing is pale brown with distinct markings, or blackish-brown with obscure lines and spots. The basal and lower median areas are blackish. Typical specimens have a large white patch in the median area of each forewing. Most others have only a short white streak or spot in the lower median area. The hindwing is dark grayish-brown. Caterpillar host plant is unrecorded.

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