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For the United States & Canada

Species Caripeta suffusata - Hodges#6865.1

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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 Ourapterygini
Genus Caripeta
Species suffusata (Caripeta suffusata - Hodges#6865.1 )
Hodges Number
6865.1
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Caripeta suffusata Guedet, 1939
Numbers
Caripeta includes 14 species in America, north of Mexico.
Size
Wingspan 37 mm.
Range
California and Nevada to New Mexico. (1)
Season
Adults are most common from June to September. (1)
See Also
Compare on the plates of Moth Photographers Group.