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Species Glena cribrataria - Dotted Gray - Hodges#6449

Dotted Gray Moth - Hodges #6449 - Glena cribrataria moth - Glena cribrataria - male Dotted Grey, middle instar - Glena cribrataria Dotted Gray Moth, Glena cribrataria - Glena cribrataria Glena cribrataria - male Moth to porch light  - Glena cribrataria - female Glena cribrataria Dotted Gray ? - Glena cribrataria - male
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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 Ennominae
Tribe Boarmiini
Genus Glena
Species cribrataria (Dotted Gray - Hodges#6449)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Glena cribrataria (Guenée, [1858])
Tephrosia cribrataria Guenée, [1858]
Boarmia fuliginaria Hulst, 1888 (215) (Described from a single melanistic specimen)
Wingspan 23-31 mm.
Forewing length 12-17 mm. (1)
Eastern North America. (1)
Adults fly beginning in March in the south and late April in the north through August. (1)
Larvae feed on leaves of poplar, spruce, willow. (1)
Print References
Covell, p. 352, plate 52 (2)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.A revision of the Nearctic species of the genus Glena (Lepidoptera: Geometridae)
Frederick H. Rindge. 1965. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 129(3).
2.Field Guide to Moths of Eastern North America
Charles V. Covell, Jr. 2005.