Exiled Dagger Moth Acronicta exilis Grote, 1874    Synonyms: Hodges #9242, Lesser Oak Dagger.
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Arthropoda   >   Class Insecta   >   Order Lepidoptera   >   Family Noctuidae   >   Genus Acronicta   


White Oak is the favored host plant, but other oaks in the white oak group might also be hosts (Wagner, 2011).

There are 62 records in the project database.

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Exiled Dagger Moth in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (5/31/2013). (c) treichard, all rights reserved. Photo by Timothy Reichard. (MBP list)

An Exiled Dagger Moth in Worcester Co., Maryland (5/28/2014). Photo by Scott Housten. (MBP list)

An Exiled Dagger Moth. Photo by John Glaser. (MBP list)

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