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Species Sabulodes huachuca - Hodges#6998

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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 Sabulodes
Species huachuca (Sabulodes huachuca - Hodges#6998)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Sabulodes huachuca Rindge, 1978
Explanation of Names
Named from the type location (Huachuca Mountains).
There are ten species of the genus Sabulodes in America north of Mexico.(1)
The forewing length is 18-22 mm. (2)
Rindge's original description. (2)
Southeastern Arizona and southwestern New Mexico. (2)
The adults are most common from March to October. (2)
See Also
Sabulodes mabelata can be separated from S. sericeata by its larger size, dark brown discal spot, and the bolder and angular post median line. (2) It does not appear to be verified south of the the Mogollon Rim - Steve Nanz, 8/4/2020.
Works Cited
1.Moths of Western North America
Powell and Opler. 2009. UC Press.
2.A revision of the genus Sabulodes (Lepidoptera, Geometridae).
Frederick H. Rindge. 1978. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 160(4): 193-292, f.1-154, tab.1.
3.North American Moth Photographers Group
4.Moths of Southeast Arizona