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Species Eupithecia hohokamae - Hodges#7584

Eupithecia hohokamae - male Eupithecia  - Eupithecia hohokamae - male Larva - Eupithecia hohokamae Eupithecia hohokamae Eupithecia hohokamae - female Eupithecia hohokamae - female Eupithecia hohokamae - male Eupithecia hohokamae - male
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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 Eupitheciini
Genus Eupithecia
Species hohokamae (Eupithecia hohokamae - Hodges#7584)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Eupithecia hohokamae – Rindge, 1963
Arizona, mtns Cochise Co; also records from CA, higher elevations
Adults fly January to early April
larvae feed on flowers of Manzanita.
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Lepidoptera of North America 14. Geometroidea: Geometridae: Larentiinae: Eupitheciini (Part)
Clifford D. Ferris. 2017. Contributions of the C.P. Gillette Museum of Arthropod Diversity Colorado State University, p.1-103.
2.Taxonomic and life history notes on North American Eupithecia (Lepidoptera, Geometridae)
Frederick H. Rindge. 1952. American Museum Novitates 1569: 1-27.