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Species Destutia flumenata - Hodges#6880

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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 Ourapterygini
Genus Destutia
Species flumenata (Destutia flumenata - Hodges#6880)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Destutia flumenata (Pearsall, 1906)
Tetracis flumenata (Pearsall, 1906)
Semiothisa flumenata Pearsall, 1906
There are four species of the genus Destutia in America north of Mexico.
The wingspan averages 22-25 mm.
Heppner (2003) reported Florida and Georgia to Texas. (1)
Arizona. (2)
Heppner (2003) reported March to April, and June for Florida. (1)
Heppner (2003) stated the larval host plant is unknown. (1)
See Also
Destutia novata with the dark shading along the inner margin of the hindwing.