Cedar Creek
Ecosystem Science Reserve


Insects of Cedar Creek

Order LEPIDOPTERA

Family DREPANIDAE

(Hook-tip Moths)

(Table of Species)

Drepana arcuata and Oreta rosea are two Hooked-Tip Moths (5 NA spp) commonly collected at light. Drepana bilineata is considerably less common. Larvae of these species feed on alders and birches.


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