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Species Scopula benitaria - Hodges#7155

Unknown Geometrid Moth - Scopula benitaria Wave - Scopula benitaria Lobocleta  - Scopula benitaria Scopula umbilicata - Scopula benitaria moth - Scopula benitaria Scopula benitaria? - Scopula benitaria Moth - Scopula benitaria Scopula benitaria
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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 Sterrhinae
Tribe Scopulini
Genus Scopula
Species benitaria (Scopula benitaria - Hodges#7155)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Scopula benitaria (Barnes & McDunnough, 1913)
Leptomeris benitaria Barnes & McDunnough, 1913
Specimens identified by DNA analysis:
Print References
Barnes & McDunnough, 1913: 122 (1)