Moths of North Carolina
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Lochmaeus bilineata (Packard, 1864) - Double-lined Prominent



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Taxonomy
Family: Notodontidae Subfamily: Heterocampinae Tribe: P3 Number: 930091.00 MONA Number: 7999.00                                                                                  
Identification
Field Guide Descriptions: Covell (1984); Beadle and Leckie (2012)Online Photographs: MPG, BugGuide                                                                                  
Adult ID Requirements: Identifiable from good quality photos of unworn specimens.
Larvae ID Requirements: Identifiable only through rearing to adulthood.
Distribution in North Carolina
County Map: Clicking on a county returns the records for the species in that county.
Flight Dates:
 High Mountains (HM) ≥ 4,000 ft.
 Low Mountains (LM) < 4,000 ft.
 Piedmont (Pd)
 Coastal Plain (CP)

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Habitats and Life History
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RegionGuild
Southern Outer Coastal Plain Rich Wet-Dry Hardwood Forests
Northern Outer Coastal Plain Rich Wet-Dry Hardwood Forests
Fall-line Sandhills Rich Wet-Dry Hardwood Forests
Eastern Piedmont Rich Wet-Dry Hardwood Forests
Western Piedmont Rich Wet-Dry Hardwood Forests
Southern Mountains Rich Wet-Dry Hardwood Forests
Northern Mountains Rich Wet-Dry Hardwood Forests
Status in North Carolina
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State Protection: Has no legal protection, although permits are required to collect it on state parks and other public lands.
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 Photo Gallery for Lochmaeus bilineata - Double-lined Prominent

Photos: 17

Recorded by: F. Williams, S. Williams on 2018-09-08
Iredell Co.
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Recorded by: Owen McConnell on 2018-07-17
Graham Co.
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Recorded by: Jim Petranka and Becky Elkin on 2018-06-14
Madison Co.
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Recorded by: Gary Maness on 2018-05-06
Guilford Co.
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Recorded by: Lenny Lampel on 2017-07-22
Mecklenburg Co.
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Recorded by: B. Bockhahn, P. Coin, C. Sorenson on 2015-07-24
Orange Co.
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Recorded by: Stephen Hall, Brian Bockhahn, Paul Scharf on 2015-07-21
Stanly Co.
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Recorded by: Paul Scharf on 2015-07-21
Stanly Co.
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Recorded by: Paul Scharf, B.Bockhahn, C.Mitchell on 2015-06-05
Durham Co.
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Recorded by: Paul Scharf, B.Bockhahn, C.Mitchell on 2015-06-05
Durham Co.
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Recorded by: Paul Scharf on 2013-08-07
Warren Co.
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Recorded by: Paul Scharf on 2011-06-08
Warren Co.
Comment: Confirmed via specimen by Bo Sullivan
Recorded by: Paul Scharf on 2011-06-07
Warren Co.
Comment: Confirmed via specimen by Bo Sullivan
Recorded by: Paul Scharf on 2010-06-04
Warren Co.
Comment: Confirmed via specimen by Bo Sullivan
Recorded by: FKW, SBW on 2009-09-30
Camden Co.
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Recorded by: FKW on 2009-09-09
Gates Co.
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Recorded by: T. DeSantis on 2009-08-09
Camden Co.
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