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Species Digrammia setonana - Hodges#6364

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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 Macariini
Genus Digrammia
Species setonana (Digrammia setonana - Hodges#6364)
Hodges Number
6364
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Digrammia setonana (McDunnough, 1927)
Phasiane setonana McDunnough, 1927
Explanation of Names
Author: McDunnough, 1927
Size
Ferguson (2008) listed the forewing length. (1)
males 13-15 mm.
females 13-16 mm.
Identification
The postmedial band is concave for most the length and the antemedial band is always convex.
Food
The larvae have been reared on Juniperous scopulorum (Rocky Mountain juniper). (1)
Print References
Ferguson, D.C., 2008. The Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 17.2. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation, p. 265; pl. 6, figs. 57-59.(1)
McDunnough, J.H., 1927. The Lepidoptera of the Seton Lake region, British Columbia. The Canadian Entomologist 59: 245. Abstract & access
Powell, J.A. & P.A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America. University of California Press, pl. 27, figs. 22, 23; p. 205.(2)