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Species Digrammia eremiata - Hodges#6357

Digrammia ordinata - Digrammia eremiata
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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 Macariini
Genus Digrammia
Species eremiata (Digrammia eremiata - Hodges#6357)
Hodges Number
6357
Size
Forewing length = 9.5-12.5 mm (1)
Identification
Three similar, subparallel, equally spaced transverse lines on gray-brown forewing; two lines on hindwing; lines likely to be complete and continuous, but occasionally indistinct; discal spots not usually apparent; subterminal band may be present in middle of subterminal space. (1)
Range
New Hampshire to Florida and west to Texas and Great Plains (1)
Works Cited
1.The Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 17.2, Geometroidea, Geometridae, Ennominae.
Douglas C. Ferguson . 2008. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation.