Moths of North Carolina
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Calledapteryx dryopterata Grote, 1868 - Brown Scoopwing Moth


Taxonomy
Superfamily: Geometroidea Family: UraniidaeSubfamily: EpipleminaeP3 Number: 910006.00 MONA Number: 7653.00
Identification
Field Guide Descriptions: Covell (1984); Beadle and Leckie (2012)Online Photographs: MPG, BugGuide, iNaturalist, Google, BAMONA                                                                                 
Adult ID Requirements: Identifiable from good quality photos of unworn specimens.
Distribution in North Carolina
Distribution:
County Map: Clicking on a county returns the records for the species in that county.
Flight Dates:
 High Mountains (HM) ≥ 4,000 ft.
 Low Mountains (LM) < 4,000 ft.
 Piedmont (Pd)
 Coastal Plain (CP)

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Habitats and Life History
Habitats:
Larval Host Plants: Larvae feed on Viburnums, especially Wild Raisin, Nannyberry, and related species (Wagner et al., 2001)
Wikipedia
See also Habitat Account for General Viburnum Thickets
Status in North Carolina
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Natural Heritage Program Ranks: G4 S4
State Protection: Has no legal protection, although permits are required to collect it on state parks and other public lands.
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 Photo Gallery for Calledapteryx dryopterata - Brown Scoopwing Moth

33 photos are available. Only the most recent 30 are shown.

Recorded by: Jim Petranka on 2021-07-27
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka on 2021-07-11
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: jim Petranka on 2021-06-29
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka on 2021-06-03
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: tom ward on 2021-06-02
Buncombe Co.
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Recorded by: Ken Kneidel on 2021-05-31
Yancey Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka on 2021-05-26
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka on 2021-05-15
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Steve Hall on 2020-09-02
Orange Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2020-08-26
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2020-08-16
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2020-08-01
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Darryl Willis on 2020-07-31
Cabarrus Co.
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Recorded by: Vin Stanton on 2020-07-25
Buncombe Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2020-07-22
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2020-05-31
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Owen and Pat McConnell on 2019-06-06
Graham Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2019-05-28
Buncombe Co.
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Recorded by: Gary Maness on 2019-05-21
Guilford Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2019-05-20
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Vin Stanton on 2018-06-12
Buncombe Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2018-06-08
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: K. Bischof on 2018-05-31
McDowell Co.
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Recorded by: J. A. Anderson on 2017-08-04
Surry Co.
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Recorded by: K. Bischof on 2017-07-24
McDowell Co.
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Recorded by: Paul Scharf on 2015-06-04
Warren Co.
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Recorded by: B. Bockhahn, P. Scharf, L. Amos on 2015-05-12
Warren Co.
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Recorded by: Lenny Lampel on 2014-07-26
Mecklenburg Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2013-08-11
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2013-08-04
Madison Co.
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