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Species Entephria separata - Hodges#7306.2

Moth - Entephria separata
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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 Larentiinae
Tribe Hydriomenini
Genus Entephria
Species separata (Entephria separata - Hodges#7306.2)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Entephria separata Troubridge, 1997 (1)
Philereme multivagata Hulst, Forbes 1928
Entephria aurata Packard, Forbes 1948
Northeastern North America. (2), (3)
The Geometroidea Canada listed Newfoundland, Labrador, Nova Scotia, Quebec, and Ontario.
A single specimen was collected on the top of Mount Mitchell in the Southern Appalachian Mountains. PDF
Holotype ♂, Meech Lake, Quebec, Canada. 24-VII-1931, Bames Coli, in USNM (National Museum of Natural History).
The main flight period is June and July. (4), (5), (6)
Vaccinium L. (blueberry) (Ericaceae). (6)
Life Cycle
One generation per year. (6)
Print References
Troubridge, J.T., 1996. Revision of the Nearctic species of the genus Entephria Hübner (Lepidoptera: Geometridae, Larentiinae). Insect Systematics & Evolution, 28(2): 121-139. (1)
Works Cited
1.Revision of the Nearctic species of the genus Entephria (Hübner) Lepidoptera: Geometridae, Larentiinae
J. T. Troubridge. 1996. Insect Systematics & Evolution, 28(2): 121-139.
2.Moths of Canada (Larentiinae: Hydriomenini)
J. T. Troubridge, J. D. Lafontaine . 2004. Canadian Biodiversity Information Facility.
3.Assessment of species diversity in the Atlantic Maritime Ecozone
McAlpine D.F., Smith I.M. (eds.). 2010. Canadian Science Publishing (NRC Research Press). 785 pp.
4.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems
5.North American Moth Photographers Group
6.Macrolepidoptera of Mont Saint-Hilaire Region