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Species Catocala junctura - Joined Underwing - Hodges#8829

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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Noctuoidea (Owlet Moths and kin)
Family Erebidae
Subfamily Erebinae
Tribe Catocalini
Genus Catocala (Underwings)
Species junctura (Joined Underwing - Hodges#8829)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Catocala junctura Walker, [1858]
Phylogenetic sequence # 930809
Lafontaine & Schmidt (2010) included 101 species of the genus Catocala in America north of Mexico. (1)
Powell & Opler (2009) reported 110 species in all of North America, and about 230 worldwide. (2)
Lafontaine & Schmidt (2010) treats the six subspecies as synonyms. (1)
Powell & Opler (2009) listed the wingspan of the former Arizona subspecies as 33-38 mm. (2)
larval host: willow, poplar.
Print References
Powell, J.A. & P.A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America. University of California Press, p. 262, pl. 45.8. (2)