Trisha Shetty

Catocala similis

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Kingdom  Animalia
Subphylum  Hexapoda
Order  Lepidoptera
Scientific name  Catocala similis
Phylum  Arthropoda
Class  Insecta
Family  Erebidae
Rank  Species
Catocala similis
Similar  Catocala alabamae, Catocala grynea, Catocala junctura

The similar underwing (Catocala similis) is a moth of the Erebidae family. It is found from Ontario and Quebec south through Maine and Connecticut to Florida, west to Texas and Oklahoma, and north to Minnesota.

The wingspan is 35–45 mm. Adults are on wing from May to July depending on the location. There is probably one generation per year.

The larvae feed on Carya illinoinensis and Quercus stellata.

References

Catocala similis Wikipedia


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