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Species Euchlaena deplanaria - Hodges#6732

Geometrid Moth - Hodges #6732 - Euchlaena deplanaria - male Geometrid Moth - Hodges #6732 - Euchlaena deplanaria - female Euchlaena - Euchlaena deplanaria - female Euchlaena deplanaria - male Euchlaena deplanaria - male Leaf Litter Moth - Euchlaena deplanaria Euchlaena deplanaria - male Geometrid Moth - Hodges #6732 - Euchlaena deplanaria - male
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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 Angeronini
Genus Euchlaena
Species deplanaria (Euchlaena deplanaria - Hodges#6732)
Hodges Number
6732
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Euchlaena deplanaria (Walker, [1863])
Ellopia deplanaria Walker 1863
Numbers
Euchlaena has 16 species in America north of Mexico. (1)
Size
Wingspan about 34 mm.
Identification
According to Rindge (1956), this species has single extradiscal lines on all wings, very prominent discal dots, inconspicuous veins, and tends not to have a well-defined patch at apex of FW.
Range
Colorado to Massachusetts and south to Florida and Texas. (2), (3), (4)
Moth Photographers Group - large map with some distribution data.
Season
Records of adults from February to October. (1), (4)
Food
Larval host is unknown. (4)