Moths of North Carolina
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Condica vecors (Guenée, 1852) - Dusky Groundling Moth


Taxonomy
Family: Noctuidae Subfamily: Condicinae Tribe: Condicini P3 Number: 931995.00 MONA Number: 9696.00                                                                                  
Identification
Field Guide Descriptions: Covell (1984; as Platysenta vecors); Beadle and Leckie (2012)Online Photographs: MPG, BugGuide                                                                                  
Adult ID Requirements: Identifiable from good quality photos of unworn specimens.
Larvae ID Requirements: Identifiable from good quality photos, especially where associated with known host plants.
Distribution in North Carolina
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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Southern Outer Coastal Plain Successional Fields
Northern Outer Coastal Plain Successional Fields
Fall-line Sandhills Successional Fields
Eastern Piedmont Successional Fields
Western Piedmont Successional Fields
Southern Mountains Successional Fields
Northern Mountains Successional Fields
Status in North Carolina
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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 Condica vecors - Dusky Groundling Moth

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Recorded by: Steve Hall and Bo Sullivan on 2018-07-18
Ashe Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2018-06-29
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Gary Maness on 2018-06-07
Guilford Co.
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Recorded by: Gary Maness on 2018-06-07
Guilford Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2018-05-07
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: K. Bischof on 2017-03-27
McDowell Co.
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Recorded by: Steve Hall and Bo Sullivan on 2016-08-02
Ashe Co.
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Recorded by: K. Bischof on 2016-06-28
Yancey Co.
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Recorded by: T. DeSantis on 2016-03-11
Durham Co.
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Recorded by: Paul Scharf on 2015-08-08
Warren Co.
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Recorded by: K. Bischof on 2015-07-15
McDowell Co.
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Recorded by: Britta Muiznieks on 2014-05-24
Dare Co.
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Recorded by: K. Bischof on 2014-03-29
McDowell Co.
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Recorded by: Vin Stanton on 2013-07-11
Buncombe Co.
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Recorded by: K. Bischof on 2013-04-30
Transylvania Co.
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Recorded by: Lenny Lampel on 2013-04-29
Mecklenburg Co.
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Recorded by: j.wyche on 2012-09-11
Gates Co.
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Recorded by: j.wyche on 2012-09-11
Gates Co.
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Recorded by: Paul Scharf on 2011-08-31
Warren Co.
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Recorded by: Paul Scharf on 2011-04-21
Warren Co.
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Recorded by: T. DeSantis on 2009-09-13
Camden Co.
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