New Jersey Moths

Clouded Underwing (Catocala nebulosa) 8796

Family: Erebidae

Subfamily: Erebinae

Wingspan: 3-3.4 inches

Range in NJ: Statewide?

A U.S./Canada distribution map for this species is available here.

Flight Period: Mainly July and August, 1 brood

Larval Food Plants: Hickories (Carya sp.) and walnuts (Juglans sp.)

Comments: Rare to uncommon

Clouded Underwing

Sussex County, NJ, 8/1/14