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Genus Xanthorhoe

EWor10-0003 - Xanthorhoe Xanthorhoini - Xanthorhoe lacustrata Moth sp - Xanthorhoe labradorensis Labrador Carpet - Hodges#7368 - Xanthorhoe labradorensis Xanthorhoe defensaria - male A Geometrid Moth - Xanthorhoe ferrugata Dysstroma sp? - Xanthorhoe mirabilata Looking for an ID - Xanthorhoe labradorensis
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)