Maple Looper (Parallelia bistriaris)

Order: Lepidoptera (le-pid-OP-ter-a) (Info)
Family: Noctuidae (nok-TOO-ih-dee) (Info)
Genus: Parallelia
Species: bistriaris

Regional

This bug has been reportedly found in the following regions:

Barling, Arkansas
Benton, Kentucky
Glouster, Ohio

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On Jan 22, 2007, DiOhio from Corning, OH (Zone 6a) wrote:

Host Plants: yellow birch, red and white maples, black walnut.

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On Feb 21, 2008, melody from Benton, KY (Zone 7a) wrote:

Found throughout the Eastern North America, the Maple Looper can be found at the edges of deciduous forests. Larvae feed on various hardwoods.