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Species Operophtera danbyi - Hodges#7439

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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 Operophterini
Genus Operophtera
Species danbyi (Operophtera danbyi - Hodges#7439)
Hodges Number
7439
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Operophtera danbyi (Hulst, 1896)
Paraptera danbyi Hulst, 1896
Explanation of Names
Named in honor of the collector.
Size
WS: ♂ 36-40 mm. (Hulst, 1896)
Range
Southern BC south central CA. (1)
Print References
Hulst, G.D., 1896. A classification of the Geometrina of North America, with descriptions of new genera and species. Transactions of the American Entomological Society. 23: 252.
Works Cited
1.Moths of Western North America
Powell and Opler. 2009. UC Press.