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91a0323 – 7617   Eupithecia tremorata (McDunnough, 1949)
Distribution Data for Eupithecia tremorata
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Distribution: Type locality: Tub Canyon, Borega, CA.
Genitalia: See Ferris & Russo (2023); figs. 7.
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Synonymy: Prorella tremorata McDunnough, 1949
Taxonomic Notes: Eupithecia tremorata (McDunnough, 1949), n. comb., was formerly in the genus Prorella (Schmidt & McGuinness in Pohl & Nanz (eds.) 2023). Tremorata is a member of the remorata group.
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  • Ferris, C.D. & J. Russo, 2023. Review of the Prorella remorata Group with Description of a New Species from Arizona (Geometridae: Larentiinae: Eupitheciini). Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 77(4): 226-234.
  • Ferris, C.D., 2018. Geometridae: Larentiinae: Eupitheciini (Part). Lepidoptera of North America, Part 14. Contributions of the C.P. Gillette Museum of Arthropod Diversity Colorado State University, - 191 color plates of adult moths w/ genitalia. (accessed 9/28/2018)
  • McDunnough, J.H., 1949. Revision of the North American species of the genus Eupithecia (Lepidoptera, Geometridae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 93(8): 533-728.
  • Pohl, G. R. and S. R. Nanz (eds.), 2023. Annotated Taxonomic Checklist of the Lepidoptera of North America, North of Mexico. Wedge Entomological Research Foundation, Bakersfield, California, xiv + 580 pp. (order).
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Eupithecia tremorata
- LG – Cliff Ferris
Eupithecia tremorata
- LG – Cliff Ferris
Eupithecia tremorata
16mm - LG – Canadian Nat'l. Coll.

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