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930773 – 8784   Catocala obscura Strecker, 1873
             Obscure Underwing

Nolie Schneider
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Catocala obscura Strecker, 1873
Catocala obvia Schwarz, 1919
Catocala simulatilis Grote, 1874
  • 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 obscura
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at Mass Moths
Catocala obscura
60mm – Jim Vargo

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