New York Natural Heritage Program
A Noctuid Moth
Sympistis riparia (Morrison, 1875)

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.

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

Research Needs [-]
Research is needed to learn more about the life history of the species and determine the larval foodplant.