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Species Digrammia equivocata - Hodges#6357.1

Moth - Digrammia equivocata
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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 equivocata (Digrammia equivocata - Hodges#6357.1)
Hodges Number
6357.1
Size
Forewing length = 11-12.5 mm (1)
Identification
Gray-brown with three nearly parallel, almost straight, evenly spaced lines on the forewing; two lines on hindwing. Somewhat elongated discal spot above median line of FW and faint darker subterminal band sometimes present. (1)
Range
narrow band from southern New England and New York to the Midwest (1)
Season
late May to late July (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.