. Catalogue of Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum. Moths. 374 NOCTUIDJ:. antt'iinte rccl-brown ; pulpi black-brown above ; frons with blacklsli mixed ; j^ectus red-brown iu front; tarsi ringed black-brown and white ; abdomen grey-white mixed with brown, the crests blackish at base. Fore wing silvery white irrorated with reddish brown ; obliqvie subbasal black bars from costa and cell; antemedial line black, angled outwards below costa and in submedian fold, where it is connected by a black streak with the medial line, which is rather diffused, dark, oblique and sinuous below the cell;

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. Catalogue of Lepidoptera Phalaenae in the British Museum. Moths. 374 NOCTUIDJ:. antt'iinte rccl-brown ; pulpi black-brown above ; frons with blacklsli mixed ; j^ectus red-brown iu front; tarsi ringed black-brown and white ; abdomen grey-white mixed with brown, the crests blackish at base. Fore wing silvery white irrorated with reddish brown ; obliqvie subbasal black bars from costa and cell; antemedial line black, angled outwards below costa and in submedian fold, where it is connected by a black streak with the medial line, which is rather diffused, dark, oblique and sinuous below the cell; orbicular round, defined hy black and with some blackish in centre; reniform with curved black line on its inner side and small lunule beyond it; postmcdial line indistinctly dou])le, blackish, bent outwards below. Fig. 96.— CJiuradra deridens, (^. costa, then dentate, incurved at discal fold, strongly incurved below vein -i and angled inwards at submedian fold; the costii beyond it with alternating black and white marks ; subterminal line blackish, oblique to discal fold where it is bent inwards, then slighter, dentate, and with small black spot on it at submedian fold ; a faint dentate brown shade before termen ; a terminal series of strong black striae. Hind wing white tinged with red-brown ; a terminal series of black-brown striae and oblique brown mark at tornus ; the underside white, the costal area irrorated with brown, an oblique brown striga from middle of cosfei, slight discoidal lunule, and rather diffused jiostmedial line excurved beyond the cell and ending at tornus. Ab. 1. Fore wing with the inner half of medial area and the postmedial area suffused with blackish. Hab. Canada, Manitoba, AVinnipeg (TFallis), 1 d' ; U.S.A., Maine, Massachusetts, New York, Evans Center ( Grofe), 1 d , 2 $ , Georgia, 1 J type contigua, Florida {Boubleday), 1 $ type circulifera, Texas. Exp. •14'-52 millim. Larva. Saunders, Can. Ent. ii. p. I4r>. Head greenish white, with large

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