FAMILY   Noctuidae
SUBFAMILY   Amphipyrinae
TRIBE   Apameini
COMMON NAME   Wandering Brocade
NAME   Neoligia illocata
HODGES   9420
DISPLAY #   1270
DESCRIPTION   Abundant in western Maryland, rare eastward in the State. All., Balt., Garrett and Wash. Counties. At light and commonly at bait. September 5th to October 22. Caterpillar on alder, birch and willow. This is another essentially northern Oligia, dipping into Maryland chiefly along the Appalachian chain. The most easterly record is Prettyboy Reservoir, Baltimore County, October 1st. e r