Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Genus Euthyatira

Dogwood Thyatirid Moth - Hodges#6240 - Euthyatira pudens Dogwood Thyatirid caterpillar - Euthyatira pudens Euthyatira pudens Dogwood Thyatirid - Euthyatira pudens Euthyatira pudens 6240, Euthyatira pudens, Dogwood Thyatirid - Euthyatira pudens Euthyatira pudens - Dogwood Thyatirid - Hodges#6240 - Euthyatira pudens Dogwood Thyatirid Moth - Euthyatira pudens
Show images of: caterpillars · adults · both
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Drepanoidea (Hooktip and False Owlet Moths)
Family Drepanidae (Hooktip and False Owlet Moths)
Subfamily Thyatirinae (False Owlet Moths)
Tribe Macrothyatirini
Genus Euthyatira
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
formerly placed in the dissolved family, Thyatiridae, now considered a subfamily (Thyatirinae) of Drepanidae
Numbers
3 species in North America (listed under Thyatiridae at nearctica.com)
2 species in Canada (CBIF)
Range
most of US and southern Canada
Internet References
pinned adult images of E. pudens and semicircularis (CBIF)
live larva image and description of E. pudens (Caterpillars of Eastern Forests, USGS)
classification of Euthyatira in subfamily Thyatirinae (Butterflies & Moths of the World)