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Subspecies Catocala neogama euphemia

Catocala blandula - Catocala neogama Catocala blandula - Catocala neogama  Underwing - Catocala neogama Catocala neogama euphemia - Catocala neogama Underwing Moth - Catocala neogama Catocala neogama euphemia - Catocala neogama Catocala neogama euphemia - Catocala neogama Catocala neogama euphemia - Catocala neogama
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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 neogama (The Bride - Hodges#8798)
Subspecies euphemia (Catocala neogama euphemia)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Catocala neogama euphemia Beutenmüller, 1907
Catocala euphemia Beutenmüller, 1907 (1)
Explanation of Names
Likely named for Saint Euphemia.
Size
Wingspan 80-85 mm. (1)
Range
Known from Arizona, New Mexico and Texas. (2), (1)
Type locality: Huachuca Mts., Arizona. (1)
Food
Larval host is walnut (Juglans). (2)
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.16; Pl.8, f.26. (3)
Beutenmuller, Wm., 1907. New forms of Catocala. Bulletin of the Americal Museum of Natural History, 26: 938. (PDF) (1)
Works Cited
1.New forms of Catocala.
William Beutenmüller . 1907. Bulletin of the Americal Museum of Natural History, 23(26): 935-940.
2.Bill Oehlke's North American Catocala
3.Illustrations of the North American species of the genus Catocala.
William Barnes, James Halliday McDunnough. 1918. Memoirs of the AMNH 2(1).