Rosy Maple Moth
Dryocampa rubicunda (Fabricius, 1793)
Status: Rare resident
Range: The eastern United States barely reaching the Dakotas, Nebraska, Kansas, Oklahoma and Texas.
Larval Hostplant(s): Maple (Acer sp.) and Oak (Quercus sp.) trees.
NENHP Ranking: Not listed
Broods/Flight Times: One or two broods. Records from the UNL collection range from late May to early August.
Habitat: Deciduous woodlands
Avg. Wingspan: 1 1/4 – 2 Inches
Overwintering: As pupae underground.