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Genus Xanthorhoe

Labrador Carpet - Xanthorhoe labradorensis Biolitz Moth 9 - Xanthorhoe defensaria - female Geometrid Moth - Xanthorhoe ferrugata - female Xanthorhoe lacustrata Geometridae: Xanthorhoe ferrugata - Xanthorhoe ferrugata - female Xanthorhoe labradorensis ? - Xanthorhoe labradorensis Unknown Moth - Xanthorhoe - male Xanthorhoe lacustrata  - Xanthorhoe lacustrata
Show images of: caterpillars · adults · both
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)