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Species Eupithecia matheri - Hodges#7509.1

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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 Eupitheciini
Genus Eupithecia
Species matheri (Eupithecia matheri - Hodges#7509.1)
Hodges Number
7509.1
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Eupithecia matheri Rindge, 1985 (1)
Formerly misidentified as Eupithecia herefordaria McDunnough, 1938 (1)
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet matheri in honor of Dr. Bryant Mather.
Size
Forewing length. (1)
♂ 9 mm.
♀ 8.5-10 mm.
Identification
Range
Eastern United States. (2)
Moth Photographers Group - large map with some distribution data.
Season
Adults are most common from February to April. (3), (1)