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Species Sericosema immaculata - Hodges#6673

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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 Caberini
Genus Sericosema
Species immaculata (Sericosema immaculata - Hodges#6673)
Hodges Number
6673
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Sericosema immaculata (Barnes & McDunnough, 1913)
Euemera immaculata Barnes & McDunnough, 1913
Size
Wingspan:
♂ 25-36 mm.
♀ 27-37 mm
Identification
Barnes & McDunnough (1913) original description as Euemera immaculata is available online in the print references.
Specimen identified by DNA analysis (BOLD). (1)
Range
Oregon to California and Arizona. (2)
Season
The main flight period is May to August.
See Also
Compare on the pinned plates of Moth Photographers Group. (3)
Print References
Barnes & McDunnough, 1913. Contributions to the Natural History of the Lepidoptera of North America 2: 129, pl. 8, fig. 2. (4)
Rindge, F.H., 1950. A revision of the Geometrid genus Sericosema (Lepidoptera). American Museum Novitates 1468: 11; figs. 5b, 7b. (5)