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Species Euchlaena effecta - Effective Euchlaena - Hodges#6728

Euchlaena effecta - female Euchlaena effecta Leaf Moth - Euchlaena effecta Effective Euchlaena - Euchlaena effecta - male Euchlaena effecta - male Euchlaena effecta - female Effective Euchlaena - Hodges#6728 - Euchlaena effecta Euchlaena effecta
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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 Angeronini
Genus Euchlaena
Species effecta (Effective Euchlaena - Hodges#6728)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Euchlaena effectaria (Walker, 1863)
Euchlaena clementina (Gumppenberg, 1895)
* phylogenetic sequence #198575
16 Euchlaena species occur in America north of Mexico
40-47 mm
British Columbia across southern Cananda and eastern United States south to at least South Carolina
Print References
Hodges, Ronald W. (ed.) 1983. Check List of the Lepidoptera of America North of Mexico. (1)
Internet References
Moth Photographers Group - range map, photos of larvae, living and pinned adults.
BOLD - Barcode of Life Data Systems - species account with collection map and photos of pinned adults.
Moth Photographers Group - photo of pinned Euchlaena effecta and related species.
Works Cited
1.Check list of the Lepidoptera of America north of Mexico.
Hodges, et al. (editors). 1983. E. W. Classey, London. 284 pp.