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Titan Underwing
Catocala titania Dodge, 1900


Family: Erebidae
Subfamily: Erebinae
Identification: Least patterned underwing. Forewing pale greenish gray, with usual markings nearly absent. Hindwing yellowish orange with black bands; marginal band may be broken.
Wing Span: 2-3.8 cm.
Life History:
Flight: June-August.
Caterpillar Hosts: Hawthorn.
Adult Food:
Habitat:
Range: Pennsylvania to Tennessee, west to Missouri.
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