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Species Monostoecha semipectinata - Hodges#7289

Geometrid - Monostoecha semipectinata - male Geometrid - Monostoecha semipectinata - male Monostoecha semipectinata larva - Monostoecha semipectinata Monostoecha semipectinata - female Monostoecha semipectinata - male Monostoecha semipectinata - male Monostoecha semipectinata? - Monostoecha semipectinata
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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 Hydriomenini
Genus Monostoecha
Species semipectinata (Monostoecha semipectinata - Hodges#7289)
Hodges Number
7289
Explanation of Names
Monostoecha semipectinata (Hulst, 1898)
Monotaxis semipectinata Hulst, 1898 (1)
Size
Hulst (1898) listed a wingspan of 35-40 mm. (1)
Identification
Specimen identified by DNA analysis:
Food
BugGuide record on Wright's silktassel (Garrya wrightii). (2)
Print References
Hulst, G.D. 1898. Descriptions of new species and genera of the Geometrina of North America. The Canadian Entomologist 30(5): 120. (1)