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Species Pterotaea newcombi - Hodges#6569

6569  - Pterotaea newcombi - female Boarmiini - Pterotaea newcombi - female Unknown Geo - Pterotaea newcombi - female Moth - Pterotaea newcombi - male Unknown geometrid moth in Southern California  - Pterotaea newcombi - female Unknown geometrid moth in Southern California  - Pterotaea newcombi - female I believe this is a specimen of Iridopsis, possibly I. emasculatum, in Southern California? - Pterotaea newcombi - male Stenoporpia anastonosaria? - Pterotaea newcombi - female
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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 Boarmiini
Genus Pterotaea
Species newcombi (Pterotaea newcombi - Hodges#6569)
Hodges Number
6569
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Pterotaea newcombi (Swett, 1914)
Cleora newcombi Swett, 1914 (1)
Size
Swett (1914) listed the wingspan 29-30 mm. (1)
Identification
Specimen determined by DNA analysis (BOLD). (2)
Range
Southern California. (3)
Holotype collected near Venice, California. (4), (1)
Season
The main flight period appears to be May to August. (5)
Print References
Swett, L.W. 1914. Geometrid notes-with descriptions of new species and varieties. The Canadian Entomologist 46: 290. (1)