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Agrotis procellaris Meyrick

Storm Cutworm (Agrotis procellaris)

This species was described in 1900 on the basis of two specimens that were collected on the island of Laysan in the northwestern part of the Hawaiian Islands chain. [1]

The species was never found since and is considered extinct.

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References:

[1] E. C. Zimmerman: Insects of Hawaii 7, Macrolepidoptera. University of Hawaii Press, Honolulu 1958  

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edited: 22.01.2019