Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Catocala minuta Edwards, 1864
* Phylogenetic sequence #930856
Explanation of Names
At Words by William Whitaker
, "minuta" translates to "small".
species occur in America north of Mexico(1)
Lafontaine J.D., & B.C. Schmidt 2010. Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America North of Mexico. (2)
Powell, J. A., & P. A. Opler 2009. Moths of Western North America. Pl. 45.11m; p. 262. (1)
Covell, C.V. 1984. Peterson's Field Guide to Eastern Moths" p.315, pl. 33.(3)
University of Massachusetts
has a great key to moths including several shots of C. minuta.
Bill Oehlke's website
has photos and lots of info on C. minuta.
Barcode of Life Data Systems (BOLD)
- collection map and photos of pinned adults.