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Species Nemoria rindgei - Hodges#7050

Nemoria rindgei - Hodges #7050 - Nemoria rindgei - male
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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 Geometrinae (Emeralds)
Tribe Nemoriini
Genus Nemoria
Species rindgei (Nemoria rindgei - Hodges#7050)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Nemoria rindgei Ferguson, 1969 (1)
Explanation of Names
Named in honor of Frederick. H. Rindge.
The genus Nemoria has 36 species listed for America, north of Mexico. (2)
Ferguson (1985) reported the forewing length. (3)
Holotype ♂ 12.5 mm.
♀ (n=3) 12-13.5 mm.
Western Texas, New Mexico. (3)
Holotype collected at Sitting Bull Falls, 4,800', 42 mi SW of Carlsbad, Eddy County, New Mexico. (3)
Collection records from June. (3)
Life Cycle
Ferguson (1985) reported the early stages and host plant unknown. (3)
See Also
Compare on the pinned plates of Moth Photographers Group. (2)
Print References
Ferguson, D.C., 1969. A revision of the moths of the subfamily Geometrinae of America north of Mexico (Insecta, Lepidoptera). Bulletin of the Peabody Museum of Natural History, 29: 117. (1)
Ferguson, D.C., 1985. The Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 18.1, p. 68; pl. 3.33-35. (3)