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Acronicta grisea (gray dagger)

Wikipedia Abstract

"Gray dagger" redirects here. Not to be confused with the Grey dagger of Europe (A. psi).The gray dagger (Acronicta grisea) is a moth of the Noctuidae family. It is found from the Atlantic to the Pacific coast in southern Canada and the northern United States.The wingspan is 30–40 mm. Adults are on wing in midsummer.The larvae feed on alder, apple, birch, elm, poplar and willow.
View Wikipedia Record: Acronicta grisea

Prey / Diet

Alnus incana (gray alder)[1]
Alnus rubra (red alder)[1]
Betula alleghaniensis (yellow birch)[1]
Betula papyrifera (mountain paper birch)[1]
Cornus alternifolia (alternate-leaf dogwood)[1]
Cornus sericea (redosier dogwood)[1]
Malus pumila (Common apple)[1]
Populus balsamifera (balsam poplar)[1]
Populus tremuloides (quaking aspen)[1]
Prunus pensylvanica (Fire Cherry)[1]
Prunus virginiana (chokecherry)[1]
Quercus rubra (Red Oak)[1]
Salix scouleriana (Scouler willow)[1]



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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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