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Species Catocala lincolnana - Lincoln's Underwing - Hodges#8860

Catocala lincolnana Catocala lincolnana
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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 lincolnana (Lincoln's Underwing - Hodges#8860)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Catocala lincolnana Brower, 1976 (1)
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet for the type locality.
Wingspan 40-50 mm. (2)
Southern North Carolina to Florida, west to eastern Texas. (2), (3)
Holotype male: Lincoln County, Arkansas, 1 June 1937 (L.H. Bridwell(4)).
hawthorn Crataegus. (2)
Print References
Brower, A.E., 1976. New Catocala of North America (Noctuidae). Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 30(1): 34. (1)
Works Cited
1.New Catocala of North America (Noctuidae)
A. E. Brower. 1976. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 30(1): 33-37.
2.Bill Oehlke's North American Catocala
3.North American Moth Photographers Group
4.Some new and rare records of Lepidoptera found in Texas.
Kendall, R.O., & W.W. McGuire. 1984. Bulletin of the Allyn Museum 86: 1-50.