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Species Archirhoe neomexicana - Hodges#7295

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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 Hydriomenini
Genus Archirhoe
Species neomexicana (Archirhoe neomexicana - Hodges#7295)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Archirhoe neomexicana (Hulst, 1896)
Hydriomena neomexicana Hulst, 1896
Wingspan 38-42 mm. (1)
Forewing length 17-20 mm. (2)
California to Colorado, New Mexico, and central Texas. (3), (4), (5), (2)
April to September in the Rocky Mountain states and year round in warmer areas.(2)
Larval hosts include: (2)
See Also
Triphosa californiata - no markings on underside
Print References
Powell, J.A. & P.A. Opler 2009. Moths of Western North America. pl.32.11-12, p.225. (2)