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Family Notodontidae - Prominent Moths

Caterpillar - Misogada unicolor Caterpillar (possible Oval-Based Prominent) 2 - 6-27-09 - Peridea angulosa White-dotted Prominent - Nadata gibbosa Caterpillar - Oligocentria semirufescens Spotted Datana - Datana perspicua clustered hairy caterpillar - Datana integerrima Caterpillar - Nadata gibbosa variable oakleaf prominents? - Lochmaeus bilineata
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
No Taxon (Moths)
Superfamily Noctuoidea
Family Notodontidae (Prominent Moths)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Notodontidae Stephens, 1829
Numbers
8 subfamilies of Notodontidae; 138 species in 43 genera in North America(1)
Internet References
pinned adult thumbnail images of 43 species occurring in western Canada (CBIF)
pinned adult thumbnail images of 54 species occurring in eastern Canada (CBIF)
Works Cited
1.Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico.
Donald J. Lafontaine, B. Christian Schmidt. 2010. ZooKeys 40: 1–239 .