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Species Eupithecia annulata - Larch Pug Moth - Hodges#7543

1117 Eupithecia annulata 7543 - Eupithecia annulata 1426 Eupithecia cf. E. annulata - Larch Pug Moth 7543 - Eupithecia annulata 1821 Eupithecia annulata 7543 - Eupithecia annulata Larch Pug of Grass Lake - Eupithecia annulata - male Larch Pug of Grass Lake - Eupithecia annulata - male Eupithecia annulata - Larch Pug Moth - Hodges#7543 - Eupithecia annulata - female moth - Eupithecia annulata - female Eupithecia annulata - female
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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 Larentiinae
Tribe Eupitheciini
Genus Eupithecia
Species annulata (Larch Pug Moth - Hodges#7543)
Hodges Number
7543
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Eupithecia annulata Hulst, 1896
Size
wingspan about 19 mm, based on Moth Photographers Group specimen
Identification


Genitalia:

Range
British Columbia south to central California, extending eastward in Canada through Alberta to Quebec and the Maritime Provinces and northern Maine
Food
Larval food plants have been recorded as Pseudotsuga taxifolia and Picea canadensis
Print References
(1)
Internet References
Moth Photographers Group - Images of live & pinned adults
Alberta Entomology - Image of pinned adult
CBIF - Image of pinned adult
Works Cited
1.Revision of the North American species of the genus Eupithecia (Lepidoptera, Geometridae)
James H. McDunnough. 1949. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 93(8).