Lucerne Moth Nomophila nearctica Munroe, 1973    Synonyms: Hodges #5156.
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Arthropoda   >   Class Insecta   >   Order Lepidoptera   >   Family Crambidae   >   Genus Nomophila   

Status:

"Virtually statewide. Generally distributed and often very common, increasingly so in late summer. This is a characteristic pattern of seasonal migrants from farther south, and N. nearctica is thought to be one of them (Ferguson, 1991: 36, 78)" (John Glaser, 2005).

There are 436 records in the project database.

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A Lucerne Moth in Harford Co., Maryland (7/23/2017). Photo by Josh Emm. (MBP list)

Lucerne Moth in Washington Co., Maryland (8/19/2018). Photo by Jim Moore. (MBP list)

A Lucerne Moth in Baltimore Co., Maryland (4/13/2014). Photo by Emily Stanley. (MBP list)

A Lucerne Moth in Washington Co., Maryland (9/14/2019). Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)

A Lucerne Moth in Frederick Co., Maryland (9/3/2014). Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)

A Lucerne Moth in Prince George's Co., Maryland (8/17/2014). Photo by Jesse Christopherson. (MBP list)

A Lucerne Moth in Worcester Co., Maryland (7/28/2013). Photo by Scott Housten. (MBP list)

A Lucerne Moth in Howard Co., Maryland (7/28/2017). Photo by Anthony VanSchoor. (MBP list)

A Lucerne Moth in Worcester Co., Maryland (7/26/2013). Photo by Scott Housten. (MBP list)

A Lucerne Moth in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (7/1/2016). Verified by Roger Downer/BAMONA. Photo by Tyler Bell. (MBP list)

A Lucerne Moth in Odenton, Maryland (10/9/2012). Photo by Timothy Reichard. (MBP list)

A Lucerne Moth in Baltimore City, Maryland (5/31/2007). Determined by Steve Nanz/BugGuide. Photo by Thomas Wilson. (MBP list)

A Lucerne Moth in Baltimore City, Maryland (7/14/2010). Determined by Maury J. Heiman/BugGuide. Photo by Thomas Wilson. (MBP list)

A Lucerne Moth in Howard Co., Maryland (6/21/2014). Photo by Kurt Schwarz. (MBP list)

A Lucerne Moth in Frederick Co., Maryland (7/7/2017). Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)

A Lucerne Moth in Harford Co., Maryland (7/17/2017). Photo by Dave Webb. (MBP list)

A Lucerne Moth in Worcester Co., Maryland (9/29/2013). Photo by Scott Housten. (MBP list)

A Lucerne Moth in Baltimore Co., Maryland (7/31/2014). Photo by Emily Stanley. (MBP list)

A Lucerne Moth in Wicomico Co., Maryland (7/12/2014). Photo by Mike Burchett. (MBP list)

A Lucerne Moth in Worcester Co., Maryland (11/2/2013). Photo by Scott Housten. (MBP list)

Lucerne Moth in Queen Anne's Co., Maryland (7/26/2022). (c) Jim Brighton, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

Lucerne Moth in Queen Anne's Co., Maryland (7/29/2022). (c) Jonathan Irons, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Jonathan Irons. (MBP list)

A Lucerne Moth in Cecil Co., Maryland (9/3/2021). Photo by Dave Webb. (MBP list)

A Lucerne Moth in Harford Co., Maryland (7/21/2014). Photo by Mike Burchett. (MBP list)

Lucerne Moth in Talbot Co., Maryland (7/21/2014). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

Lucerne Moth in Frederick Co., Maryland (8/12/2016). (c) Mark Etheridge, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)

A Lucerne Moth in Prince George's Co., Maryland (7/30/2014). Verified by Terry Harrison and A. Hendrickson/BugGuide. Photo by Jesse Christopherson. (MBP list)

Lucerne Moth in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (8/28/2020). (c) Sergei Drovetski, all rights reserved. Photo by Sergei Drovetski. (MBP list)

A Lucerne Moth in Frederick Co., Maryland (8/31/2015). Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)

A Lucerne Moth in Prince George's Co., Maryland (9/25/2012). Photo by Rod Burley. (MBP list)

A Lucerne Moth in Worcester Co., Maryland (8/29/2013). Photo by Scott Housten. (MBP list)

A Lucerne Moth in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (7/15/2019). Photo by Tyler Bell. (MBP list)

Lucerne Moth in Howard Co., Maryland (7/15/2017). (c) Timothy Reichard, all rights reserved. Photo by Timothy Reichard. (MBP list)

A Lucerne Moth in Prince George's Co., Maryland (10/1/2004). Photo by Bob Patterson. (MBP list)

A Lucerne Moth in Howard Co., Maryland (8/15/2002). Photo by Larry Line. (MBP list)

A Lucerne Moth in Howard Co., Maryland (8/25/2002). Photo by Larry Line. (MBP list)

A Lucerne Moth in Calvert Co., Maryland (7/20/2006). Photo by Arlene Ripley. (MBP list)

A Lucerne Moth in Harford Co., Maryland (9/1/2016). Photo by Dave Webb. (MBP list)

Lucerne Moth in Anne Arundel Co., Maryland (8/30/2020). (c) Timothy Reichard, all rights reserved. Photo by Timothy Reichard. (MBP list)

A Lucerne Moth collected in Frederick Co., Maryland (8/19/2002). Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)

Lucerne Moth in Maryland (10/9/2012). (c) treichard, all rights reserved. Photo by Timothy Reichard. (MBP list)

A Lucerne Moth in Frederick Co., Maryland (7/18/2017). Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)

Lucerne Moth in Baltimore Co., Maryland (7/22/2014). (c) jdyoung128, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by jdyoung128 via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

A Lucerne Moth in Dorchester Co., Maryland (10/13/2014). Photo by Jonathan Willey. (MBP list)


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