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Species Pterotaea newcombi - Hodges#6569

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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 Ennominae
Tribe Boarmiini
Genus Pterotaea
Species newcombi (Pterotaea newcombi - Hodges#6569)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Pterotaea newcombi (Swett, 1914)
Cleora newcombi Swett, 1914 (1)
Swett (1914) listed the wingspan 29-30 mm. (1)
Specimen determined by DNA analysis (BOLD). (2)
Southern California. (3)
Holotype collected near Venice, California. (4), (1)
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)