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931536 – 10183   Cucullia strigata (Smith, 1892)
             Streaked Hooded Owlet

John Davis
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Synonymy: Rancora strigata Smith, 1892
Rancora brucei Smith, 1903
Rancora ketchikana Barnes & Benjamin, 1922
Taxonomic Notes: Cucullia strigata: Formerly placed in the genus Rancora. Includes as synonyms Cucullia brucei [10186] and Cucullia ketchikana [10187.3].
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Poole, R. W., 1995. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 26.1: p. 67; pl. 3.3-4. order or free PDF
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths
  • Species Page at The Noctuidae of North America by Robert W. Poole ( - archived page access (go to a year prior to 2020 and select a blue circled date from the calendar).
Cucullia strigata
John Davis
Cucullia strigata
John Davis
Cucullia strigata
Gary Anweiler
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LG – Jim Troubridge
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