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Species Catocala dejecta - Dejected Underwing - Hodges#8790

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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 Erebidae
Subfamily Erebinae
Tribe Catocalini
Genus Catocala (Underwings)
Species dejecta (Dejected Underwing - Hodges#8790)
Hodges Number
8790
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Catocala dejecta Strecker, 1880 (in Edwards) (1), (2)
Explanation of Names
dejecta (L). "dejected, things cast down"
Range
e. US - Map (MPG)
Food
Pignut hickory (Carya glabra), shagbark hickory (Carya ovata), oak (Quercus). (3)
Remarks
Type locality: Nebraska (4)
Print References
Barnes, Wm. & J.H. McDunnough, 1918. Illustrations of the North American species of the genus Catocala. Memoirs of the AMNH 2(1): p.13; Pl.2, f.8. (2)
Strecker, in Edwards, 1880. Descriptions of some new species of Catocala. Bulletin of the Brooklyn Entomological Society 2(12): 97. (1)
Works Cited
1.Descriptions of some new species of Catocala.
Henry Edwards. 1880. Bulletin of the Brooklyn Entomological Society 2(12): 93-97.
2.Illustrations of the North American species of the genus Catocala.
William Barnes, James Halliday McDunnough. 1918. Memoirs of the AMNH 2(1).
3.Bill Oehlke's North American Catocala
4.Systematics of moths in the genus Catocala (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae). I.
Gall, Lawrence F. & David C. Hawks. 1990. Fieldiana. Zoology. 59: 1-16.
5.North American Moth Photographers Group