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Genus Xanthorhoe

7386 - Western Red Twin-spot Moth - Xanthorhoe defensaria - Xanthorhoe defensaria - male Moth - Xanthorhoe defensaria 1954 Xanthorhoe labradorensis - Labrador Carpet 7368 - Xanthorhoe labradorensis Xanthorhoe ferrugata 7388 - Xanthorhoe ferrugata - male Unknown Moth 1 - Xanthorhoe defensaria Xanthorhoe lacustrata Red Twin-spot - Xanthorhoe ferrugata Lace Moth - Xanthorhoe
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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)