Yellow-headed Cutworm Moth
Location: Calgary, AB
Date: June 30, 2008
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Common Name:  Yellow-headed Cutworm Moth

Latin Name:  Apamea amputatrix Fitch, 1856
                        (G. Anweiler, det.)

Wingspan:  44 - 50 mm

Range: Southern 1/2 of Alberta


Time of year seen: June to early September (Additional Sightings)

Caterpillar's Diet:  Grasses, current, corn, cabbage, lettuce, roses and wheat.



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