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910238.007394Epirrhoe alternata (Müller, 1764) – White-banded Toothed Carpet

© John Davis
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: Phalaena Geometra alternata Müller, 1764
Epirrhoe aparinata Hübner, 1825
Phalaena contristata Donovan, 1811
Phalaena degenerata Haworth, 1809
Phalaena sociata Borkhausen, 1794
Phalaena subtristata Haworth, 1809
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Hall et al., 2021. The Moths of North Carolina - website (identification, habitats and life history)
  • Species Page at Block Island Moths
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Species Page at E. H. Strickland Museum
Epirrhoe alternata
© Robin Mcleod
Epirrhoe alternata
© Nolie Schneider
Epirrhoe alternata
© John Davis
Epirrhoe alternata
© Steve Walter
Epirrhoe alternata
© Ian Kimber
Epirrhoe alternata
LG – © Jim Troubridge
Epirrhoe alternata
LG – © Jim Troubridge
Epirrhoe alternata
22mm – © Jim Vargo

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