#8796 nebulosa

Clouded Underwing

Catocala nebulosa Edwards, 1864

Family: Erebidae

Status: Resident

Range: Eastern United States west as far as eastern Nebraska and Kansas, central Oklahoma and Texas.

Larval Hostplant(s): Hickory (Carya) and Walnut (Juglans).

NENHP Ranking: Not listed

Broods/Flight Times: A single summer brood, July into September.

Habitat: Deciduous woodlands.

Avg. Wingspan: Large Underwing, 3 – 3 1/3 Inches.

Found at: Fontenelle Forest, Indian Cave State Park.

Overwintering: As eggs on tree bark

Identification: FW yellowish to reddish-brown, much darker within the am line, somewhat darker at the apex and anal angle. HW yellow, bands black.

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Notes: Identifying features illustrated.

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