Large Paectes
Paectes abrostoloides
(Gn.)
Noctuidae
Hodges 8962


Pete Williams, Gulf Breeze, Florida, 9-27-06


Pete Williams, Gulf Breeze, Florida, 8-08-08

Identification Covell, Moths of Eastern North America, Page 154. The forewing is dark brown with bluish-gray shading. The lower basal area is often pale brown. The post-median line is scalloped and has more black blotches toward the apex. The hindwing fringe is checkered. The caterpillar host plant is Sweetgum.


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