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Species Stenoporpia dionaria - Hodges#6458

Geometrid - Stenoporpia dionaria Stenoporpia dionaria 6458 - Stenoporpia dionaria - female Moth - Stenoporpia dionaria - male Stenoporpia dionaria Moth B 1.3.17 - Stenoporpia dionaria Moth 2.16.17 - Stenoporpia dionaria Moth B 2.27.17 - Stenoporpia dionaria
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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 Boarmiini
Genus Stenoporpia
Species dionaria (Stenoporpia dionaria - Hodges#6458)
Hodges Number
6458
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Stenoporpia dionaria (Barnes & McDunnough, 1918)
Cleora dionaria Barnes & McDunnough, 1918
Numbers
There are 23 described Stenoporpia species in America north of Mexico. (1)
Size
Forewing length: (1)
♂ 19-23 mm.
♀ 20-25 mm.
Identification
The Rindge (1968) revised description is available online in PDF. (1)
Specimens identified by DNA analysis (BOLD). (2)
Range
Southern Arizona. (1)
Season
Rindge (1968) reports adults from late April to October (at least two broods). (1)
Food
Larval host is unknown. (1)
See Also
Stenoporpia asymmetra which is smaller and also occurs in Arizona.




Compare the pinned plates on Moth Photographers Group.
Print References
Barnes & McDunnough, 1918. Contributions to the Natural History of the Lepidoptera of North America. 4(2): 153, pl. 20 ., fig. 6. (3)
Rindge, F.H. 1968. A revision of the moth genus Stenoporpia (Lepidoptera, Geometridae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History. 140(2): 83, fig. 2. (1)
Works Cited
1.A revision of the moth genus Stenoporpia (Lepidoptera, Geometridae)
Frederick H. Rindge. 1968. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 140(2): 65-134.
2.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems
3.Contributions to the natural history of the Lepidoptera of North America (Vols. 1-4)
William Barnes and James Halliday McDunnough. 1911. Decatur ILL., The Review Press.