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Genus Costaconvexa

Moth - Costaconvexa centrostrigaria I think this maybe a Coryphista meadii - Costaconvexa centrostrigaria - female Bent-line Carpet - Costaconvexa centrostrigaria Costaconvexa_centrostrigaria-20160511 - Costaconvexa centrostrigaria Moth - Costaconvexa centrostrigaria Bent-line Carpet - Costaconvexa centrostrigaria Costaconvexa centrostrigaria Possibly: Orthonama obstipata - Costaconvexa centrostrigaria
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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 Costaconvexa
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
The single North American species was formerly placed in Orthonama.
1 species in North America
2 additional species in Eurasia
20-25 mm, based on CBIF specimens
most of North America
Internet References
pinned adult image of C. centrostrigaria (CBIF)