Agrotis procellaris


 
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Storm Cutworm
(Agrotis procellaris)

 
syn. Euxoa procellaris

 
distribution:

Hawai'i Islands: Laysan

 
local name: -

 
size: (?)

extinction date: (?)

 
Like the Laysan Cutworm (Agrotis laysanensis), this species was restricted in its distribution to the island of Laysan in the far northwest of the hawaiian island chain.

Apparently nothing is known about its habits.

 
References:

- Elwood C. Zimmerman: Insects of Hawaii; A Manual of the Insects of the Hawaiian Islands, including an Enumeration of the Species and Notes on their Origins, Distribution, Hosts, Parasites, etc.. Vol. 7, Macrolepidoptera. University of Hawaii Press, Honolulu. 1958