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910049.007213Ecliptopera silaceata ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) –
              Small Phoenix Moth

© Karl Hillig
Distribution: Caution: A single range map dot for a Canadian province may represent records without specific location data.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Geometra silaceata [Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775
Phalaena cuneata Donovan, 1810
Phalaena insulata Haworth, 1809
Cidaria silacearia Boisduval, 1840
Cidaria albolineata Packard, 1873
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 31.40m; p. 224. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Ecliptopera silaceata
© John Davis
Ecliptopera silaceata
© Karl Hillig
Ecliptopera silaceata
© Karl Hillig
Ecliptopera silaceata
© Dick Wilson - DNA
Ecliptopera silaceata
LG – © Jim Troubridge
Ecliptopera silaceata
28mm – © Jim Vargo

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