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Agrotis malefida (palesided cutworm)

Wikipedia Abstract

The Rascal Dart or Palesided Cutworm (Agrotis malefida) is a moth of the Noctuidae family. It is found from North Carolina and Kentucky south to Florida, west to Arizona, and north to southern Kansas. It is also found in the Neotropics from Mexico to Argentina and Chile.The wingspan is 40–50 mm (1.6–2.0 in). The length of the forewings is 18–23 mm (0.71–0.91 in).
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Prey / Diet

Asparagus officinalis (garden asparagus)[1]
Beta vulgaris (sea beet)[1]
Capsicum annuum (cayenne pepper)[1]
Gossypium herbaceum (Levant cotton)[1]
Nicotiana tabacum (cultivated tobacco)[1]
Portulaca grandiflora (rose moss)[1]
Portulaca granulatostellulata (akulikuli-kula)[1]
Solanum aethiopicum (Mock Tomato)[1]
Solanum lycopersicum (Currant Tomato)[1]
Solanum melongena (Baingun cultivated eggplnat)[1]
Stellaria media (chickweed)[1]

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hernández
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