New York Natural Heritage Program
Bird Dropping Moth
Cerma cora Hübner, 1818
Insects
Kingdom: Animalia

      Phylum: Mandibulates (Mandibulata)

           Class: Insects (Insecta)

                Order: Butterflies, Skippers, and Moths (Lepidoptera)

                     Family: Owlet Moths (Noctuidae)


Comments on the Classification [-]
This is a small genus and there are are only two species in New York. It is rarely misidentified.