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930816 – 8835   Catocala delilah Strecker, 1874
             Delilah Underwing
Distribution Data for Catocala delilah
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Synonymy: Catocala delilah Strecker, 1874
Catocala adoptiva Grote, 1874
Catocala calphurnia Edwards, 1880
Catocala umbella Barnes & Benjamin, 1927
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Hawks, D.C., 2010. Review of the Catocala delilah species complex (Lepidoptera, Erebidae). ZooKeys, 39: 13-35.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 45.10f; p. 262. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at Bill Oehlke's moth website - Catocala delilah
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Catocala delilah
57mm – Jim Vargo

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