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Species Euacidalia quakerata - Hodges#7089

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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 Euacidalia
Species quakerata (Euacidalia quakerata - Hodges#7089)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Euacidalia quakerata Cassino, 1927
Cassino stated a wingspan of 20-23 mm, smaller late in the season. Specimens from Moths of Southeastern Arizona and the MPG are 17-18 mm. (1), (2)
Described from Texas and Arizona specimens, MPG record from southeast New Mexico. (2)
Type specimens: Alpine, Texas (O.C. Poling, 1926)
Print References
Cassino, S.E. 1927. Some new Geometridae. The Lepidopterist 8-9: 59
Cassino, S.E. 1931. New Geometridae. The Lepidopterist 5(2): 14 (Added again as a new species in 1931 to the same publication with different description and other info.) (3)