Catocala junctura, Walker, 1858

Gall, Lawrence & Hawks, David, 2010, Systematics of moths in the genus Catocala (Lepidoptera, Erebidae) IV. Nomenclatorial stabilization of the Nearctic fauna, with a revised synonymic check list, ZooKeys 39 (39), pp. 37-83: 42

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.3897/zookeys.39.425

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3788743

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/038D2962-FF9E-1B14-5EE0-FDD9FD2FFBA4

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scientific name

Catocala junctura
status

syn. n.

Catocala junctura   syn. augusta H. Edwards   , syn. n.

Fig. 2 (lectotype)

Catocala augusta H. Edwards, 1875a: 1  

Catocala aspasia   form augusta   ; Barnes and McDunnough 1918: 31

Catocala arizonae ssp. augusta   ; McDunnough 1938: 117

Catocala arizonae ssp. augusta   ; Franclemont and Todd 1983: 129

Type material. Catocala augusta   : the original description states “Mrs. Behrens took two specimens of this charming insect in August last.” A female type is at the AMNH, and is designated as lectotype to clarify application of the name augusta   . The lectotype bears the labels “6035 / S. Diego / Califor.”, “No. 12654 / Collection / Hy. Edwards”, “Type / No. / A.M.N.H.”, “Type. / augusta / Hy. Edws.” Th e lectotype of C. augusta   is a typical specimen of the widespread and morphologically variable C. junctura Walker [1858]   . Type Locality: San Diego, Califor[nia, USA].

AMNH

American Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Noctuidae

Genus

Catocala

Loc

Catocala junctura

Gall, Lawrence & Hawks, David 2010
2010
Loc

Catocala arizonae ssp. augusta

Franclemont JG & Todd EL 1983: 129
1983
Loc

Catocala arizonae ssp. augusta

McDunnough JH 1938: 117
1938
Loc

Catocala aspasia

Barnes W & McDunnough J 1918: 31
1918
Loc

Catocala augusta