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Species Synglochis perumbraria - Hodges#6519

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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 Synglochis
Species perumbraria (Synglochis perumbraria - Hodges#6519)
Hodges Number
6519
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Synglochis perumbraria Hulst, 1896
Glaucina perumbraria
Numbers
perumbraria is the only representative in genus Synglochis.
Size
Forewing length 10-14 mm. (1)
Identification
Range
Southeastern California to west Texas, north to southern Utah and southern Nevada. (2), (3), (1)
Season
Two flights in southern California, March and July-August. (1)
Food
Larval host is creosote bush (Larrea tridentata), from specimens labled "larva on Covillea". (3), (1)
See Also
Other Glaucina.
Print References
Grossbeck, J.A. 1912. A review of the species comprising the Glaucina-Coenocharis Group. Bulletin AMNH 31: 397. (4)
Hulst, G.D. 1896. A classification of the geometrina of North America, with descriptions of new genera and species. Trans. American Ent. Soc. 23: 352. (5)
Powell, J.A. & P.A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America. University of California Press. pl.28.3f, p.207 (1)
Rindge, F.H., 1959. A revision of Glaucina, Synglochis, and Eubarbesia. Bulletin AMNH 118(6): 1-363, pl.1-27. (3)
Werner, F.G. & A.R. Olsen 1973. Consumption of Larrea by Chewing Insects. U.S. International Biological Program, Desert Biome, Logan, UT. RM 73-32: 1-7 (PDF)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Moths of Western North America
Powell and Opler. 2009. UC Press.
2.North American Moth Photographers Group
3.A revision of the Glaucina, Synglochis, and Eubarnesia (Lepidoptera, Geometridae)
Frederick. H. Rindge. 1959. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 118: 265-365.
4.A review of the species comprising the Glaucina-Coenocharis group
John A. Grossbeck. 1883. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 31(31): 381-407.
5.Classification of the Geometrina of North America, with descriptions of new genera and species
George D. Hulst. 1896. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 23: 245-386.