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Species Digrammia subminiata - Hodges#6399

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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 Ennominae
Tribe Macariini
Genus Digrammia
Species subminiata (Digrammia subminiata - Hodges#6399)
Hodges Number
Other Common Names
proposed name: Dark-waved Angle (currently has no common name)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Digrammia subminiata (Packard, 1873)
formerly Semiothisa subminiata
wingspan 20-25 mm
forewing with postmedial (PM) line in the shape of a 1-cycle sine wave, thickest near inner margin, and bordered distally by dark shading; antemedial (AM) line straight or arc-shaped, also thickest near inner margin; dark discal spot near middle of wing; area along costa may or may not have orangish shading
hindwing mostly unmarked (may have short dark line near inner margin)
widespread in NA (1)
Presence in Ontario may indicate range expansion eastward
See Also
Decorated Granite Moth - Digrammia decorata

Mesquite Looper Moth - Rindgea cyda

Signate Looper Moth - Rindgea s-signata
Internet References
pinned adult images showing 3 variations in color/shading (CBIF)