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Species Homochlodes fritillaria - Pale Homochlodes - Hodges#6812

Homochlodes sp. - Homochlodes fritillaria 6812 Pale Homochlodes from NB - Homochlodes fritillaria Homochlodes lactispargaria - Homochlodes fritillaria Unidentified moth-12-Bayfield - Homochlodes fritillaria Pale Homochlodes - Homochlodes fritillaria Moth - Homochlodes fritillaria Homochlodes fritillaria moth - Homochlodes fritillaria
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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 Lithinini
Genus Homochlodes
Species fritillaria (Pale Homochlodes - Hodges#6812)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Homochlodes fritillaria (Guenée, [1858])
Numeria fritillaria Guenée, [1858]
Cidaria lactispargaria Walker, 1861 (placedin in Cidaria by Walker with a question mark)
Ypsipetes immersata Walker, 1862
Tephrosia disconventa Walker, 1860
Explanation of Names
Homochlodes fritillaria (Guenée, [1858]) includes as synonym Homochlodes lactispargaria (Walker, 1861) and Homochlodes disconventa (Walker, 1860) in Matson & Mcguinness (2023).
wingspan about 26 mm, based on Moth Photographers Group specimen

Print References
Matson, T.A. & H.D. Mcguinness, 2023. Homochlodes Hulst, 1896, a Single Species in the United States and Canada (Geometridae, Ennominae). The Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 77(2) 122-125.
Walker, F. 1862 Geometrites List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. 25:1387
Internet References
BOLD - species account with photograph of pinned adult.