Moths of North Carolina
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Panopoda repanda (Walker, [1858]) - Orange Panopoda Moth



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Taxonomy
Superfamily: Noctuoidea Family: ErebidaeSubfamily: EulepidotinaeTribe: PanopodiniP3 Number: 931091.00 MONA Number: 8589.00
Identification
Field Guide Descriptions: Covell (1984)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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Immature 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: The majority of our records come from barrier islands, with another large group coming from Coastal Fringe Sandhill communities on the adjoining portions of the mainland. We also have a record from xeric sandridge habitat along the Lumber River in Columbus County. Live Oak is present to common in all of these areas.
Larval Host Plants: Larvae feed on Live Oak (Quercus virginiana) (Wagner et al., 2011)
Wikipedia
See also Habitat Account for Live Oak Forests and Maritime Scrub Thickets
Status in North Carolina
Natural Heritage Program Status:
Natural Heritage Program Ranks: G5 S3S4
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 Panopoda repanda - Orange Panopoda Moth

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Recorded by: Mark Shields on 2021-06-05
Onslow Co.
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Recorded by: R. Newman on 2021-04-10
Carteret Co.
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Recorded by: Mark Shields on 2020-06-19
Onslow Co.
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Recorded by: Mark Shields on 2019-06-10
Onslow Co.
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Recorded by: Britta Muiznieks on 2014-05-31
Dare Co.
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Recorded by: Britta Muiznieks on 2014-05-03
Dare Co.
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Recorded by: Britta Muiznieks on 2014-05-02
Dare Co.
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Recorded by: Britta Muiznieks on 2014-04-30
Dare Co.
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Recorded by: Britta Muiznieks on 2014-04-29
Dare Co.
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Recorded by: Newman, Randy on 2008-07-04
Carteret Co.
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Recorded by: S. Bland on 2007-05-22
Onslow Co.
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Recorded by: Newman, Randy on 2006-05-08
Carteret Co.
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Recorded by: Newman, Randy on 2005-05-13
Carteret Co.
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Recorded by: Newman, Randy on 2005-04-29
Carteret Co.
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Recorded by: SPH on 1993-07-20
Beaufort Co.
Comment: At beer/banana bait trail painted along Live Oak Trail