Catocala piatrix

930762.00 — 8771 — Catocala piatrix Grote, 1864 — The Penitent
Images copyright: Bo Zaremba (MA)

Larval Host(s)

Presumed main host
on Block Island:

Known hosts:
stray; does not breed locally



  • Species Page at Moth Photographers Group
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 45.1m; p. 261. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at Bill Oehlke's moth website - Catocala piatrix
  • Species Page at BugGuide
  • Species Page at Pacific Northwest Moths