Meet an Underwing – Catocala relicta (White Underwing)

This year’s National Moth Week’s spotlighted moths are the Underwings. 

This photo of Catocala relicta was Collected by Ed Bruggink at White Lake, Ontario on August 15, 2003 and photographed by Jim des Rivières.

White Underwing moth (Catocala relicta) - White Lake, Ontario -

This is one of the images that will be on display at the the G2 Gallery photography exhibit – Moths at LArge by Jim des Rivières.  The show opens on July 9, 2016 in Venice, California, USA.

BHigg-Catocala ilia-2 BHigg-Catocala iliaSee more photos of Underwings and other moths on the National Moth Week Flickr group

National Moth Week 2016 will be held from 23rd to 31st July. Everyone can participate. Register a public or private event or find one to attend by checking the website for public events. Registration is free to individuals, groups and organizations.

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