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91a0285 – 7583   Eupithecia scabrogata Pearsall, 1912

Charles W. Melton
Distribution: Type locality: California.
Genitalia: See Plate 125 for images of both spread adult and genitalia in Ferris (2018).
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Synonymy: Eupithecia scabrogata Pearsall, 1912
Eupithecia vistata Cassino & Swett, 1922
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • 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.
  • Pearsall, R.F., 1912. Geometridae as yet undescribed. The Canadian Entomologist, 44: 28.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Eupithecia scabrogata
- gen. - Glenn Fine
Eupithecia scabrogata
19mm - LG – Canadian Nat'l. Coll.
Eupithecia scabrogata
23mm - LG – Charles W. Melton
Eupithecia scabrogata
Jeff Smith
Eupithecia scabrogata
Jeff Smith
Eupithecia scabrogata
25mm - LG – Jim Vargo
Eupithecia scabrogata
Moria Robinson LG
on Arctostaphylos viscida, A. manzanita

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