Moths of North Carolina
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Dasylophia thyatiroides (Walker, 1862) - Gray-patched Prominent



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Taxonomy
Superfamily: Noctuoidea Family: NotodontidaeSubfamily: NystalinaeP3 Number: 930134.00 MONA Number: 7958.00
Identification
Field Guide Descriptions: Covell (1984); Beadle and Leckie (2012)Online Photographs: MPG, BugGuide, iNaturalist                                                                                 
Adult ID Requirements: Identifiable from good quality photos of unworn specimens.
Distribution in North Carolina
Distribution:
County Map: Clicking on a county returns the records for the species in that county.
Flight Dates:
 High Mountains (HM) ≥ 4,000 ft.
 Low Mountains (LM) < 4,000 ft.
 Piedmont (Pd)
 Coastal Plain (CP)

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Habitats and Life History
Habitats: Our records come almost entirely from stands of mesic hardwood forests.
Larval Host Plants: Larvae feed on Beech (Wagner, 2005)
Wikipedia
See also Habitat Account for General Mesic Hardwood Forests
Status in North Carolina
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Natural Heritage Program Ranks: G5 S4S5
State Protection: Has no legal protection, although permits are required to collect it on state parks and other public lands.
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 Photo Gallery for Dasylophia thyatiroides - Gray-patched Prominent

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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2020-05-13
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2020-05-02
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2020-04-24
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2020-04-17
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2020-04-17
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2020-04-08
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2019-08-07
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2019-07-25
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2019-07-10
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: David L. Heavner on 2019-07-06
Buncombe Co.
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Recorded by: Ken Kneidel on 2019-06-01
Yancey Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2019-05-06
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2019-05-06
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2018-08-30
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2018-08-30
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2018-07-14
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2018-07-12
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2018-05-08
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Julie Tuttle on 2018-04-28
Chatham Co.
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Recorded by: Steve Hall and Bo Sullivan on 2016-06-14
Ashe Co.
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Recorded by: Paul Scharf on 2015-06-02
Warren Co.
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Recorded by: Paul Scharf on 2015-05-20
Warren Co.
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Recorded by: J. Merrill Lynch on 2015-05-10
Watauga Co.
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Recorded by: J. Merrill Lynch on 2015-05-10
Watauga Co.
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Recorded by: Paul Scharf on 2015-05-01
Warren Co.
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Recorded by: Paul Scharf,B. Bockhahn, K. Kittelberger on 2014-06-07
Avery Co.
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Recorded by: Paul Scharf,B. Bockhahn, K. Kittelberger on 2014-06-07
Avery Co.
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Recorded by: Paul Scharf,B. Bockhahn, K. Kittelberger on 2014-06-07
Avery Co.
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Recorded by: Doug Blatny/Jackie Nelson on 2012-08-21
Ashe Co.
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Recorded by: Paul Scharf on 2009-08-17
Warren Co.
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