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Species Lobocleta griseata - Hodges#7099

Grey Moth - Lobocleta griseata Grayish Moth - Lobocleta griseata griseata ? - Lobocleta griseata
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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 Sterrhinae
Tribe Sterrhini
Genus Lobocleta
Species griseata (Lobocleta griseata - Hodges#7099)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Lobocleta griseata (Cassino, 1931)
Euacidalia griseata Cassino, 1931
* phylogenetic sequence #208450
Explanation of Names
Griseata is derived from Latin meaning "grey".
Wingspan about 17 mm.
Incomplete range includes Utah south to Arizona, east to west Texas.
Print References
Cassino, S. E. 1931. New Geometridae. The Lepidopterist 5(2): 13
Internet References
Moth Photographers Group - species page