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Species Eupithecia hohokamae - Hodges#7584

Eupithecia  - Eupithecia hohokamae - male Eupithecia hohokamae Eupithecia hohokamae Larva - Eupithecia hohokamae Eupithecia hohokamae Eupithecia hohokamae - female Eupithecia hohokamae - male Eupithecia hohokamae - 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 hohokamae (Eupithecia hohokamae - Hodges#7584)
Hodges Number
7584
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Eupithecia hohokamae – Rindge, 1963
Identification
Range
Arizona, mtns Cochise Co; also records from CA, higher elevations
Season
Adults fly January to early April
Food
larvae feed on flowers of Manzanita.
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.