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930831 – 8845   Catocala messalina Guenée, 1852
             Messalina Underwing

© Britta Dace Muiznieks
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Catocala messalina Guenée, 1852
Catocala belfragiana Harvey, 1875
Catocala jocasta Strecker, 1875
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at Bill Oehlke's moth website - Catocala messalina
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Catocala messalina
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