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Geometridae
910891.006476Stenoporpia graciella McDunnough, 1940
Distribution Data for Stenoporpia graciella
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Distribution: Holotype: Huachuca Mts., AZ.
Allotype: Barfoot Park, Chiricahua Mts., AZ.
Description/
Field Marks:
Single brood in Spring; ♂ antennae with from 31 to 38 pectinate segments, and 12 or 13 simple terminal segments, segments with parallel sides - Rindge (1968).
Genitalia: McDunnough (1940), Can. Entomol. 72(5): 91; fig. 5.
Similar Species:
  • Stenoporpia lea has a two broods, March to June and July to October. Best separated by ♂ antennae structure and female genitalia.
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Stenoporpia graciella McDunnough, 1940
References
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • McDunnough, J.H., 1940. New North American Geometridae with notes, III. The Canadian Entomologist, 72(5): 90-103.
  • Rindge, F.H., 1968. A revision of the moth genus Stenoporpia (Lepidoptera, Geometridae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 140(2): 127.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Stenoporpia graciella
Jeff Smith
Stenoporpia graciella
John G. Franclemont CUIC LG


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