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Geometridae
910380.007538Eupithecia gelidata Möschler, 1860

© Bob Martin
Genitalia: See Plate 83 & 84 for images of both spread adult and genitalia in Ferris (2018).
Plate 221 for images of both spread adult and genitalia in Ferris (2019).
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Eupithecia gelidata Möschler, 1860
Eupithecia compactata Taylor, 1910
Tephroclystis flebilis Hulst, [1901] 1900
Eupithecia hyperboreata Staudinger, 1861
Eupethecia [sic] lagganata Taylor, 1910
Eupithecia nordeggensis Cassino & Swett, 1922
References
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Bolte, K.B., 1990. Guide to the Geometridae of Canada (Lepidoptera) VI. Subfamily Larentiinae 1. Revision of the Genus Eupithecia. Memoirs of the Entomological Society of Canada, 122(S151): 3-253.
  • 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)
  • Ferris, C.D., 2019. Geometridae: Larentiinae: Eupitheciini (Part). Lepidoptera of North America, Part 14. Contributions of the C.P. Gillette Museum of Arthropod Diversity Colorado State University, Supplement, 35 color plates of adult moths w/ genitalia. (accessed 12/7/2019)
  • Hulst, G.D., 1900. New species of Lepidoptera. Journal of the New York Entomological Society, 8(4): 215.
  • 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.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Eupithecia gelidata
LG – © Jim Troubridge
Eupithecia gelidata
19mm – © Jim Vargo
Eupithecia gelidata
© Canadian National Collection LG


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