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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Genus Dysstroma

Dark Marbled Carpet - Dysstroma citrata Carpet Moth - Dysstroma Dark Marbled Carpet - Dysstroma citrata Geometrid moth - Dysstroma citrata moth - Dysstroma Dysstroma sobria geometerid - Dysstroma hersiliata Dysstroma? - Dysstroma hersiliata
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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 Hydriomenini
Genus Dysstroma
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Chloroclysta
Numbers
14 species in North America (Nearctica.com)
12 species in Canada (CBIF)
Range
in North America, from northern US, north to the arctic
holarctic; occurs throughout Eurasia
Remarks
seems to be called Chloroclysta in Eurasia, but Dysstroma in North America
Internet References
pinned adult images of all 12 species occurring in Canada (CBIF)