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Species Drepanulatrix hulstii - Hodges#6683

Drepanulatrix hulstii - female Drepanulatrix hulstii Drepanulatrix hulstii - female Drepanulatrix - Drepanulatrix hulstii - male Drepanulatrix - Drepanulatrix hulstii - female Drepanulatrix hulstii - male Drepanulatrix hulstii - male Geometrid Moth - Drepanulatrix hulstii
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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 Drepanulatrix
Species hulstii (Drepanulatrix hulstii - Hodges#6683)
Hodges Number
6683
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Drepanulatrix hulstii (Dyar, 1903)
original combination Catopyrrha hulstii Dyar, 1903
synonym Deilinia lenitaria Grossbeck 1912 (description)
* phylogenetic sequence #197350
Explanation of Names
named in honor of George Duryea Hulst
Size
wingspan 25-38 mm(1)
Identification
Adults - variable in color, ranging from light or dark gray, tan, cream, fawn, pinkish, or red brown, more or less irrorate with orange brown, dark brown, or black scales. See full description(1)
Range
Arizona and California to Oregon and Nevada(1)
Print References
Grossbeck, John A. (1912) Miscellaneous Notes and Descriptions of North American Geometridæ Journal of the New York Entomological Society, Vol. 20, No. 4, pp.282-292 (view synonym Deilinia lenitaria)
Works Cited
1.A revision of the geometrid moths formerly assigned to Drepanulatrix (Lepidoptera)
Frederick H. Rindge. 1949. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 94(5).