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Species Phaeoura mexicanaria - Hodges#6766

Phaeoura mexicanaria - male Phaeoura mexicanaria Phaeoura mexicanaria - female Phaeoura mexicanaria - male Phaeoura ? - Phaeoura mexicanaria Phaeoura mexicanaria For Oregon, July - Phaeoura mexicanaria - male Phaeoura mexicanaria
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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
No Taxon (Moths)
Superfamily Geometroidea
Family Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Subfamily Ennominae
Tribe Nacophorini
Genus Phaeoura
Species mexicanaria (Phaeoura mexicanaria - Hodges#6766)
Hodges Number
Explanation of Names
Author is Grote, 1883.
Life Cycle
Larvae feed on Pinus species.
Print References
Dewey, Jerald E. 1972. A pine looper, Phaeoura mexicanaria (Lepidoptera: Geometridae), in southeastern Montana with notes on its biology. Ann. Ent. Soc. Amer., vol. 65, pp. 306-309, figs. 1-4.
Internet References