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Genus Oligocentria

Help with ID? Unknown Caterpillar... - Oligocentria semirufescens Twig Moth - Oligocentria semirufescens Moth at Light, Canaan Valley NWR - Oligocentria lignicolor Prominent ID Request - Oligocentria alpica Red-washed Prominent - Oligocentria semirufescens Unicorn moth - Oligocentria semirufescens oligocentria - Oligocentria lignicolor - male Oligocentria lignicolor - male
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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 Notodontidae (Prominent Moths)
Subfamily Heterocampinae
Genus Oligocentria
Internet References
MIACY: Red-washed Prominent--Oligocentria semirufescens, White-streaked Prominent--Oligocentria lignicolor
Moths of North America--Oligocentria alpica