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Species Drepanulatrix falcataria - Hodges#6689

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Geometroidea (Geometrid and Swallowtail Moths)
Family Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Subfamily Ennominae
Tribe Caberini
Genus Drepanulatrix
Species falcataria (Drepanulatrix falcataria - Hodges#6689)
Hodges Number
6689
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
original combination Tephrosia falcataria Packard, 1873
Size
wingspan 25 - 30 mm (1)
Range
California to British Columbia and Idaho; Colorado and Utah (1)
Season
On the wing from December through August (1)
Food
Ceanothus
Internet References
Works Cited
1.A revision of the geometrid moths formerly assigned to Drepanulatrix (Lepidoptera)
Frederick H. Rindge. 1949. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 94(5).