New York Natural Heritage Program
An Apamea Moth
Apamea inordinata (Morrison, 1875)
Insects

Threats [-]
The threats to this species in New York State are uncertain. Elimination and fragmentation of habitat by commercial and residential development are probably the most significant threats to this species.

Conservation Strategies and Management Practices [-]
Minimizing lighting to maintain dark sky conditions would be beneficial.

Research Needs [-]
Additional inventory is needed at suitable habitats (dry, often sandy, areas with grasses and/or sedges). Surveys should be conducted at blacklight at night from June to July.