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Species Digrammia ordinata - Hodges#6358

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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 ordinata (Digrammia ordinata - Hodges#6358)
Hodges Number
6358
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Digrammia ordinata Walker, 1862
Phylogenetic sequence # 188825
Formerly Semiothisa ordinata
Size
Wingspan is 21-25 mm
Identification
Forewing light speckled brown, crossed by 3 darker yellowish-brown lines; hindwing similar but with only 2 dark lines; no other markings present
Range
East coast from New Brunswick to Florida, west to Mississippi also collected in British Colombia
Season
The flight period is May to August.
Life Cycle
larva; adult