Moths of North Carolina
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18 NC Records

Aglossa costiferalis (Walker, 1866) - No Common Name

Superfamily: Pyraloidea Family: PyralidaeSubfamily: PyralinaeTribe: PyraliniP3 Number: 800074.00 MONA Number: 5511.00
Field Guide Descriptions: Beadle and Leckie (2012)Online Photographs: MPG, BugGuide, iNaturalist, Google, BAMONA, GBIF, BOLD                                                                                 
Adult ID Requirements: Identifiable from good quality photos of unworn specimens.
Distribution in North Carolina
County Map: Clicking on a county returns the records for the species in that county.
Flight Dates:
 High Mountains (HM) ‚Č• 4,000 ft.
 Low Mountains (LM) < 4,000 ft.
 Piedmont (Pd)
 Coastal Plain (CP)

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Habitats and Life History
Habitats: Our records come from cove forests and northern hardwoods.
Larval Host Plants: Host plants appear to be unknown. - View
Status in North Carolina
Natural Heritage Program Status:
Natural Heritage Program Ranks: GNR S2S3
State Protection: Has no legal protection, although permits are required to collect it on state parks and other public lands.

 Photo Gallery for Aglossa costiferalis - No common name

Photos: 6

Recorded by: Chuck Smith on 2024-06-19
Watauga Co.
Recorded by: B. Bockhahn on 2024-06-16
Macon Co.
Recorded by: Owen McConnell on 2023-08-17
Graham Co.
Recorded by: tom ward on 2021-06-28
Buncombe Co.
Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2019-06-24
Madison Co.
Recorded by: Owen and Pat McConnell on 2018-07-31
Graham Co.