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Genus Stamnoctenis

Stamnoctenis sp - Stamnoctenis - male 2203a Stamnoctenis pearsalli 7357 - Stamnoctenis pearsalli Stamnoctenis pearsalli - male Stamnoctenis pearsalli - female for Oregon June - Stamnoctenis pearsalli - male Stamnoctenis pearsalli - female Pearsall's Stamnoctenis - Stamnoctenis pearsalli - male 910207 Stamnoctenis pearsalli - Stamnoctenis pearsalli
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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 Larentiinae
Tribe Stamnodini
Genus Stamnoctenis
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Often synonymized under Stamnodes.
Food
Larval host of S. morrisata is recorded as Juniperus, and this genus has been suggested as a suspected host for other species of Stamnoctenis.
Print References
Furniss, M.M. et al, 1988. Taxonomy, Life History, and Ecology of a Mountain-mahogany Defoliator, Stamnodes animata (Pearsail), in Nevada. USFWS, Fish and Wildlife Research 3 [University of Idaho Agriculture Experiment Station Research Paper 8673]