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Species Nemoria saturiba - Hodges#7034

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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 saturiba (Nemoria saturiba - Hodges#7034)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Nemoria saturiba Ferguson, 1969 (1), (70)
Phylogenetic sequence # 206775
wingspan: 20mm (2)
Original description online: (70)
Note dark red spot on abdomen--not white, as in most other members of the genus (comments here, Friends Central)
Southeastern united States. (2), (3), (4)
Moth Photographers Group - large map with some distribution data.
Life Cycle
Larvae reported on Sweetgum, Liquidambar styraciflua.
Print References
Ferguson, 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. no. 29, p. (70). (1)
Ferguson, D.C. 1985. The Moths of North America. Fascicle 18.1 Geometroidea, Geometridae (Part), Geometrinae. (5)