Western Furcula Moth Furcula occidentalis (Lintner, 1878)    Synonyms: Hodges #7939.
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Arthropoda   >   Class Insecta   >   Order Lepidoptera   >   Family Notodontidae   >   Genus Furcula   


"A northern species dipping into MD via the higher Appalachians" (Glaser, 2005).


Larval host plants are primarily willows but also aspens and poplars (Miller et al., 2018).

There are 5 records in the project database.

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A Western Furcula Moth collected in Garrett Co., Maryland (7/25/). Photo by John Glaser. (MBP list)

A Western Furcula Moth in Nipissing District, Ontario (7/10/2015). Photo by Timothy Reichard. (MBP list)

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