ID verified by BAMONA.
Jennings Prairie, quad #1.
captured at a black light trap .
Captured in a blacklight trap.
Common name: Green Drab Moth
Photographed on a building in the Calliham Unit of Choke Canyon SP.
The Ophiusina are a subtribe of noctuoid moths. As such, they are placed in the tribe Catocalini of subfamily Catocalinae in the owlet moth family (Noctuidae). They do not seem to be very closely related to the Noctuinae – the core group of owlet moths – and in an alternate classification scheme, the Noctuidae are reduced in extent, and the present group is placed in a separate noctuoid family Erebidae and upranked to full tribe Ophiusini...