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Genus Xanthorhoe

Moth - Xanthorhoe at least i think its laurentine - Xanthorhoe defensaria Moth - Xanthorhoe Carpet Moth? - Xanthorhoe lacustrata Xanthorhoe ferrugata 7388 - Xanthorhoe ferrugata - male Moth - Xanthorhoe lacustrata Euphyia intermediata ? - Xanthorhoe ferrugata - male Geometridae: Xanthorhoe defensaria - Xanthorhoe defensaria - female
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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 Larentiinae
Tribe Xanthorhoini
Genus Xanthorhoe
Other Common Names
several species have "Carpet" in their common name
Numbers
27 species in North America (Nearctica.com)
20 species in Canada (CBIF)
Range
represented througout North America, north to the arctic
Internet References
pinned adult images of 18 of the 20 species occurring in Canada (CBIF)