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

Genus Caripeta

Geometridae - Caripeta piniata Unknown moth - Caripeta aequaliaria 1985 Caripeta divisata - Gray Spruce Looper 6863 - Caripeta divisata Antopione thisoaria ? - Caripeta triangulata - female Caripeta divisata - Gray Spruce Looper  - Caripeta divisata - male 6863 – Caripeta divisata – Gray Spruce Looper - Caripeta divisata - male Red Girdle - Caripeta aequaliaria Img 1492 - Caripeta triangulata
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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 Ourapterygini
Genus Caripeta
Numbers
13 species in North America (nearctica.com)
4 species in Canada (CBIF)
Size
wingspan 35-40 mm, based on images shown at CBIF
Range
throughout US and southern Canada
Internet References
pinned adult images of all 4 species occurring in Canada (CBIF)