New York Natural Heritage Program
Pine Devil
Citheronia sepulcralis Grote and Robinson, 1865
Insects

Habitat [-]
The Pine Devil inhabits pine forests (Tuskes et al. 1996).

Associated Ecological Communities [-]
  • Pitch pine-oak forest*
    A mixed forest that typically occurs on well-drained, sandy soils of glacial outwash plains or moraines; it also occurs on thin, rocky soils of ridgetops. The dominant trees are pitch pine mixed with one or more of the following oaks: scarlet oak, white oak, red oak, or black oak.

    * probable association but not confirmed