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Species Orthofidonia exornata - Hodges#6429

6429 Orthofidonia exornata   - Orthofidonia exornata genitalia - Orthofidonia exornata - female genitalia - Orthofidonia exornata - male
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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 Orthofidonia
Species exornata (Orthofidonia exornata - Hodges#6429)
Hodges Number
6429
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Orthofidonia exornata (Walker, 1862)
Identification
Food
McGuffin (1972) reported the larval host plant is Viburnum.
Remarks
Rare in collections.
Print References
Powell, J.A. & P.A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America. University of California Press, plate 28, fig. 15; p. 208. (1)