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Species Drepanulatrix bifilata - Hodges#6684

Unk Moth #74 - Drepanulatrix bifilata - male moth - Drepanulatrix bifilata Arizona Moth - Drepanulatrix bifilata Drepanulatrix bifilata - female Drepanulatrix bifilata - female Drepanulatrix bifilata - male Drepanulatrix bifilata? - Drepanulatrix bifilata - female Drepanulatrix bifilata
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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 Caberini
Genus Drepanulatrix
Species bifilata (Drepanulatrix bifilata - Hodges#6684)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Drepanulatrix bifilata (Hulst, 1880)
Lozogramma bifilata Hulst, 1880 (1)
Thamnonoma perpallidaria Grote, 1882
Drepanulatrix carneata (Warren, 1904)
one of twelve named species in the genus for North America north of Mexico
plus several known but undescribed species
wingspan 22-27 mm
southern California to New Mexico (possible larger range)
Print References
Hodges, R.W. et al. (editors) 1983. Check List of the Lepidoptera of America North of Mexico. E. W. Classey, London, UK.(2)
Works Cited
1.A revision of the geometrid moths formerly assigned to Drepanulatrix (Lepidoptera)
Frederick H. Rindge. 1949. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 94(5).
2.Check list of the Lepidoptera of America north of Mexico.
Hodges, et al. (editors). 1983. E. W. Classey, London. 284 pp.