Subflexus Straw Moth Chloridea subflexa (GuenĂ©e, 1852)    Synonyms: Heliothis subflexa, Hodges #11070.
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Arthropoda   >   Class Insecta   >   Order Lepidoptera   >   Family Noctuidae   >   Genus Chloridea   


"American tropics. Migrants from coast to coast in the south and north to Colorado, Nebraska, Kentucky." (BugGuide) Formerly placed in the genus Heliothis.


Larvae use hosts in the potato family (Solanaceae).

There are 11 records in the project database.

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A Subflexus Straw Moth in Frederick Co., Maryland (9/15/2015). Verified by Roger Downer/BAMONA. Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)

A Subflexus Straw Moth in Prince George's Co., Maryland (8/8/2010). Photo by Bob Patterson. (MBP list)

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

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