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Wingless Female Geometrids

Winter Moth - female Bruce Spanworm or Fall Cankerworm? - female Wingless Moth (Family Geometridae?) - female Moth of some kind? Erannis vancouverensis (female) geometrid - female PNW Mystery Moth (Wingless?) - female wingless geometrid - female
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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)
No Taxon Wingless Female Geometrids
We are aware of 22 Geometridae species where the females lack wings entirely or only have vestigial wings:
Animomyia dilatata
Animomyia hardwicki
Animomyia minuta
Animomyia morta: BOLDSYSTEMS Specimen Record
Animomyia nuda
Animomyia smithii
Animomyia turgida
Alsophila pometaria:
Erannis tiliaria:
Erannis vancouverensis
Lycia rachelae:
Lycia ursaria
Lycia ypsilon
Operophtera bruceata:
Operophtera brumata:
Paleacrita longiciliata
Paleacrita merriccata
Paleacrita vernata:
Phigalia plumogeraria:
Phigalia strigataria:
Phigalia titea:
Somatolophia cuyama

There may well be more that I have either forgotten about or am not aware of.
This is a temporary holding page for apterous female geometrids. I have created this page in the hopes of attracting an expert so they won't have to sort through the hundreds of images stuck at the "Geometridae" page to find these images.
See Also
Females of several Tussock Moth species (Lymantriidae) also lack wings: --