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Species Chloropteryx nordicaria - Hodges#7076

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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 Hemitheini
Genus Chloropteryx
Species nordicaria (Chloropteryx nordicaria - Hodges#7076)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Chloropteryx nordicaria (Schaus, 1901)
Gelasma nordicaria Schaus, 1901
Ferguson (1985) listed 3 species of the genus Chloropteryx in America north of Mexico. (1)
Ferguson (1985) listed the forewing length. (1)
♂ 8-9 mm.
♀ 10.0-10.5 mm.
South Texas; Mexico to Central America.
Print References
Ferguson, D.C., 1985. The Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 18.1. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation, p. 112; pl. 4.73-75. (1)
Schaus, W., 1901. New species of Geometridae from tropical America. Transactions of the American Entomological Society. 27: 253.