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Species Idaea dimidiata - Single-dotted Wave - Hodges#7126

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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 Sterrhinae
Tribe Sterrhini
Genus Idaea
Species dimidiata (Single-dotted Wave - Hodges#7126)
Hodges Number
7126
Other Common Names
Dotted Wave
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Idaea dimidiata (Hufnagel, 1767)
Size
wingspan 18-20 mm
Range
New England, southeastern Canada, northwestern US, and British Columbia
a holarctic species, native to Europe
Habitat
damp areas such as wet woods and riverbanks
Season
adults fly from June to August
Remarks
Introduced from Europe - no information could be found regarding date or location