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Catocala  Schrank, 1802
Taxonomic Serial No.: 189014

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2013   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderLepidoptera  – butterflies, moths, papillons, papillons de nuit, Borboleta, Mariposa  
                                  SuperfamilyNoctuoidea Latreille, 1809  
                                     FamilyErebidae Leach, 1815  
                                        SubfamilyErebinae Leach, 1815  
                                           TribeCatocalini Boisduval, 1828  
                                              GenusCatocala Schrank, 1802  
    Direct Children:  
                                                 Species Catocala abbreviatella Grote, 1872 – Abbreviated Underwing 
                                                 Species Catocala agrippina Strecker, 1874  
                                                 Species Catocala aholibah Strecker, 1874  
                                                 Species Catocala alabamae Grote, 1875 – Alabama Underwing 
                                                 Species Catocala amatrix (Hübner, 1813)  
                                                 Species Catocala amestris Strecker, 1874 – The Leadplant Underwing Moth, Three-staff Underwing 
                                                 Species Catocala amica (Hübner, 1818)  
                                                 Species Catocala andromache H. Edwards, 1885  
                                                 Species Catocala andromedae Guenée, 1852  
                                                 Species Catocala angusi Grote, 1876  
                                                 Species Catocala antinympha (Hübner, 1823) – Sweetfern Underwing 
                                                 Species Catocala atocala Brou, 1985  
                                                 Species Catocala badia Grote and Robinson, 1866  
                                                 Species Catocala benjamini Brower, 1937  
                                                 Species Catocala blandula Hulst, 1884  
                                                 Species Catocala briseis W. H. Edwards, 1864 – briseis underwing, likenée Briseis 
                                                 Species Catocala caesia Hawks, 2010  
                                                 Species Catocala californica W. H. Edwards, 1864  
                                                 Species Catocala californiensis Brower, 1976  
                                                 Species Catocala cara Guenée, 1852  
                                                 Species Catocala carissima Hulst, 1880  
                                                 Species Catocala cerogama Guenée, 1852 – Yellow Banded Underwing 
                                                 Species Catocala chelidonia Grote, 1881  
                                                 Species Catocala clintonii Grote, 1864  
                                                 Species Catocala coccinata Grote, 1872  
                                                 Species Catocala concumbens Walker, 1858  
                                                 Species Catocala connubialis Guenée, 1852  
                                                 Species Catocala consors (J. E. Smith, 1797)  
                                                 Species Catocala crataegi Saunders, 1876  
                                                 Species Catocala dejecta Strecker, 1880  
                                                 Species Catocala delilah Strecker, 1874  
                                                 Species Catocala desdemona H. Edwards, 1882  
                                                 Species Catocala dulciola Grote, 1881 – Quiet Underwing, Sweet Underwing 
                                                 Species Catocala electilis Walker, 1858  
                                                 Species Catocala epione (Drury, 1773)  
                                                 Species Catocala faustina Strecker, 1873  
                                                 Species Catocala flebilis Grote, 1872 – Mournful Underwing 
                                                 Species Catocala frederici Grote, 1872  
                                                 Species Catocala gracilis W. H. Edwards, 1864  
                                                 Species Catocala grisatra Brower, 1936  
                                                 Species Catocala grotiana Bailey, 1879  
                                                 Species Catocala grynea (Cramer, 1779)  
                                                 Species Catocala habilis Grote, 1872  
                                                 Species Catocala hermia H. Edwards, 1880  
                                                 Species Catocala herodias Strecker, 1876 – Pine Barrens Underwing 
                                                 Species Catocala ilia (Cramer, 1775) – ilia underwing, likenée du chêne 
                                                 Species Catocala illecta Walker, 1858 – Magdalen Underwing 
                                                 Species Catocala innubens Guenée, 1852  
                                                 Species Catocala insolabilis Guenée, 1852 – Inconsolable Underwing 
                                                 Species Catocala irene Behr, 1870  
                                                 Species Catocala jair Strecker, 1897 – Jair Underwing 
                                                 Species Catocala jessica H. Edwards, 1877  
                                                 Species Catocala johnsoniana Brower, 1976  
                                                 Species Catocala judith Strecker, 1874  
                                                 Species Catocala junctura Walker, 1858  
                                                 Species Catocala lacrymosa Guenée, 1852 – Tearful Underwing 
                                                 Species Catocala lincolnana Brower, 1976  
                                                 Species Catocala lineella Grote, 1872  
                                                 Species Catocala louiseae J. Bauer, 1965  
                                                 Species Catocala luciana Strecker, 1874  
                                                 Species Catocala luctuosa Hulst, 1884  
                                                 Species Catocala maestosa Hulst, 1884 – Sad Underwing 
                                                 Species Catocala marmorata W. H. Edwards, 1864 – Marbled Underwing 
                                                 Species Catocala mcdunnoughi Brower, 1937  
                                                 Species Catocala meskei Grote, 1873  
                                                 Species Catocala messalina Guenée, 1852  
                                                 Species Catocala micronympha Guenée, 1852  
                                                 Species Catocala minuta W. H. Edwards, 1864 – Little Underwing 
                                                 Species Catocala mira Grote, 1876  
                                                 Species Catocala miranda H. Edwards, 1881 – Miranda Underwing 
                                                 Species Catocala muliercula Guenée, 1852 – The Little Wife Underwing 
                                                 Species Catocala nebulosa W. H. Edwards, 1864 – Clouded Underwing 
                                                 Species Catocala neogama (J. E. Smith, 1797)  
                                                 Species Catocala nuptialis Walker, 1858  
                                                 Species Catocala obscura Strecker, 1873  
                                                 Species Catocala ophelia H. Edwards, 1880  
                                                 Species Catocala orba Kusnezov, 1903  
                                                 Species Catocala palaeogama Guenée, 1852 – Oldwife Underwing 
                                                 Species Catocala parta Guenée, 1852 – Mother Underwing 
                                                 Species Catocala piatrix Grote, 1864 – The Penitent Underwing 
                                                 Species Catocala praeclara Grote and Robinson, 1866 – Praeclara Underwing 
                                                 Species Catocala pretiosa Lintner, 1876  
                                                 Species Catocala relicta Walker, 1858 – white underwing, likenée blanche 
                                                 Species Catocala residua Grote, 1874 – Residua Underwing 
                                                 Species Catocala retecta Grote, 1872  
                                                 Species Catocala robinsonii Grote, 1872 – Robinson's Underwing 
                                                 Species Catocala sappho Strecker, 1874  
                                                 Species Catocala semirelicta Grote, 1874  
                                                 Species Catocala serena W. H. Edwards, 1864  
                                                 Species Catocala similis W. H. Edwards, 1864  
                                                 Species Catocala sordida Grote, 1877 – Sordid Underwing 
                                                 Species Catocala subnata Grote, 1864  
                                                 Species Catocala texanae French, 1902  
                                                 Species Catocala ulalume Strecker, 1878  
                                                 Species Catocala ultronia (Hübner, 1823)  
                                                 Species Catocala umbrosa Brou, 2002  
                                                 Species Catocala unijuga Walker, 1858 – likenée rougeâtre, oncemarried underwing 
                                                 Species Catocala verrilliana Grote, 1875  
                                                 Species Catocala vidua (J. E. Smith, 1797) – The Widow 
                                                 Species Catocala violenta H. Edwards, 1880  
                                                 Species Catocala whitneyi Dodge, 1874 – Whitney's Underwing 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Catocala   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Lafontaine, J. Donald, and B. Christian Schmidt  
  Publication Date: 2010   
  Article/Chapter Title: Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: ZooKeys, vol. 40   
  Page(s): 1-239   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1313-2989   
  Notes: doi:10.3897/zookeys.40.414 ; available online at   
  Reference for: Catocala   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Poole, Robert W. / Poole, Robert W., and Patricia Gentili, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1996   
  Article/Chapter Title: Lepidoptera   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Nomina Insecta Nearctica: A Check List of the Insects of North America, vol. 3: Diptera, Lepidoptera, Siphonaptera   
  Page(s): 605-1122   
  Publisher: Entomological Information Services   
  Publication Place: Rockville, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-889002-03-8   
  Notes: Series ISBN: 1-889002-00-3   
  Reference for: Catocala   

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