Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar
Upcoming Events

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington

TaxonomyBrowse
Info
ImagesLinksBooksData

Species Peridea ferruginea - Chocolate Prominent - Hodges#7921

7921 Chocolate Prominent - Peridea ferruginea 7921 Chocolate Prominent - Peridea ferruginea Notodantidae family? - Peridea ferruginea Peridea ferruginea Peridea ferruginea - #7921 - Peridea ferruginea Chocolate Prominent - Peridea ferruginea Peridea ferruginea Peridea ferruginea
Show images of: caterpillars · adults · both
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Noctuoidea (Owlet Moths and kin)
Family Notodontidae (Prominent Moths)
Subfamily Phalerinae
Genus Peridea
Species ferruginea (Chocolate Prominent - Hodges#7921)
Hodges Number
7921
Explanation of Names
ferrugineus is Latin for "rusty"
Remarks
Guide TBA--PC.
Print References
Covell TBA (1)
Internet References
North Carolina State lists P. angulosa (35 pinned) and P. ferruginea (19 pinned).
Works Cited
1.Peterson Field Guides: Eastern Moths
Charles V. Covell. 1984. Houghton Mifflin Company.