|Common name: Joyful virbia.
Hodges #: 8114.
Identification: Rfw 12.2 mm, fw venation quadrifid, dorsal surface
of antennae uniform brown, ventral abdomen black; hw lacking discal spot
dorsad and ventrad.
Similar species: 8125,
8123, 8121, 8092, 6256.
Distribution: southern Canada and U.S., east of 100th meridian.
Hosts: Larvae have been reared on Plantago-- plantain,
and Taraxicum-- dandelion. .
ND, Richland Co., Mirror Pool state recreation area. UV light. 23-
VII- 1986, coll. K. Mundall.
Ventral abdomen and hw of V. laeta