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Genus Digrammia

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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 Ennominae
Tribe Macariini
Genus Digrammia
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Digrammia Gumppenberg, 1887
Semiothisa (in part)
Itame (in part)
Numbers
There are more than 49 species of the genus Digrammia in America north of Mexico. (1)
With 19 species in Canada (CBIF)
Remarks
A number of species formerly placed in either Semiothisa or Itame were included in Digrammia in the 1999 Catalogue, Geometrid Moths of the World by Malcolm Scoble et al. Of the 19 Digrammia species found in Canada, 18 were formerly Semiothisa, and 1 was formerly Itame.
Print References
Ferguson, D.C. 2008. The Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 17.2, Geometroidea, Geometridae, Ennominae.(2)
Internet References
pinned adult image thumbnails of all 19 Digrammia species occurring in Canada (CBIF)
Works Cited
1.North American Moth Photographers Group
2.The Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 17.2, Geometroidea, Geometridae, Ennominae.
Douglas C. Ferguson . 2008. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation.