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Catocala luciana

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Kingdom  Animalia
Subphylum  Hexapoda
Order  Lepidoptera
Scientific name  Catocala luciana
Phylum  Arthropoda
Class  Insecta
Family  Erebidae
Rank  Species
Catocala luciana
Similar  Catocala hermia, Catocala irene, Catocala delilah

The shining underwing (Catocala luciana) is a moth of the Erebidae family. It is found in western North America, as far east as Minnesota and Illinois and northward into extreme southern Alberta and Saskatchewan. It occurs widely across the Great Plains, south to New Mexico, Arizona and California.

The wingspan is 63–68 mm. Adults are on wing from August to October depending on the location.


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