|Renia nemoralis (Chocolate Renia Moth) (female)
Family: Owlet Moths (Noctuidae)
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This species is part of the Noctuidae family which is the largest family of Lepidoptera, with about 2,900 species in N. America and 20,000 worldwide (Covell 1984).
|State Ranking Justification||
There are three known extant occurrences in New York on Long Island. Specimens have been taken only a few times despite significant effort in what would seem to be appropriate habitat.
The short-term trends are unknown.
The long-term trends are unknown.