FAMILY   Noctuidae
SUBFAMILY   Cuculliinae
TRIBE   Xylenini
COMMON NAME   Dowdy Pinion
NAME   Lithophane unimoda
HODGES   9916
DISPLAY #   1350
DESCRIPTION   The 2005 images were taken January 6th @ H. The top left image compares Lithophane grotei with L. unimoda. The bottom 2005 images (normal size as compared to the earlier specimen)were taken January 12 @ 45 degrees. The AM line is more visible. Larva feed on a variety of deciduous trees, but mostly on black cherry and choke cherry. e r