The Brown-hooded Owlet is also known by the name(s) of: Brown-bordered Cucullia; Brown-bordered Owlet; Calico Paint Caterpillar.
The Brown-hooded Owlet is typically 0.8 inches to 1.0 inches (22mm to 27mm) in size. We have associated the following descriptors / identifiers to this insect: brown tuft; mohawk; pale; flying; streaks; brown; ivory.
This insect can be found in the following North American states / territories: Connecticut; Delaware; Illinois; Indiana; Iowa; Kansas; Maine; Maryland; Massachusetts; Michigan; Minnesota; Mississippi; New Hampshire; New Jersey; New York; North Dakota; Ohio; Pennsylvania; Rhode Island; South Dakota; Vermont; Virginia; Wisconsin; Manitoba; New Brunswick; Newfoundland and Labrador; Nova Scotia; Ontario; Prince Edward Island; Quebec.
*Please note that the states/territories listed above are a general indicator of areas inhabited by the Brown-hooded Owlet. Insects generally go where they please, typically driven by diet, environmental changes, and / or mating habits.