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Species Heterophleps refusaria - Three-patched Bigwing - Hodges#7645

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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 Lobophorini
Genus Heterophleps
Species refusaria (Three-patched Bigwing - Hodges#7645)
Hodges Number
7645
Range
Records on BAMONA all seem to run from Iowa and Missouri east to the Appalachians and Pennsylvania. BugGuide records at the time of this writing are all in Nebraska and the upper midwest (Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan, Illinois). Also documented elsewhere from North Dakota, Ohio, western North Carolina, and Maryland.
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NC record from Mark Brown's photos

OH specimen documentation from The Lepidoptera of Wayne County, Ohio



Hindwing view from A Prairie Haven