Gray Woodgrain
Morrisonia mucens (Hbn.)
Noctuidae
Hodges 10519


Photo courtesy Pete Williams, Gulf Breeze, Florida
March 20, 2009
Dark form


Light form

Identification: Covell, Moths of Eastern North America, Page 108. The antennae is bipectinate in males (serrate in others). The forewing is mixed gray and brown, variably dark. There is a thin basal dash and heavier dash in the lower median area. Note the two blackish triangular patches at the outer margin. The hindwing is whitish with heavy grayish-brown shading. The caterpillar host plants are unrecorded.

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