Attributes of Metarranthis obfirmaria

Yellow-washed Metarranthis
Metarranthis obfirmaria (Hubner, 1823)

Family: Geometridae
Subfamily: Ennominae
Identification: Wings light brown, dark reddish brown in forewing basal area and beyond pm. line on all wings. Hindwing tinted with deep yellow on costal half. Black distal spot.
Wing Span: 2.6-3.6 cm.
Life History:
Flight: April - July.
Caterpillar Hosts: Blueberries, choke cherry, and oaks.
Adult Food:
Habitat:
Range: Nova Scotia to Florida, west to Wisconsin and Texas.
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Observation Date Submitter Region Verified Datesort icon
April 30, 2008 legacy.reporter (Rita s adkins) Menifee County, Kentucky, United States June 04, 2008 Details
January 01, 1950 legacy.reporter (Selman, C.) Oregon County, Missouri, United States March 10, 2009 Details
April 11, 1981 legacy.reporter Barry County, Missouri, United States March 10, 2009 Details
April 06, 1991 legacy.reporter Barry County, Missouri, United States March 10, 2009 Details
April 25, 1975 legacy.reporter Douglas County, Missouri, United States March 10, 2009 Details
April 26, 1978 legacy.reporter Douglas County, Missouri, United States March 10, 2009 Details
May 01, 1931 legacy.reporter (O'Byrne, H.I.) St Louis County, Missouri, United States March 10, 2009 Details
May 04, 1965 legacy.reporter St. Louis City County, Missouri, United States March 10, 2009 Details
April 19, 1987 legacy.reporter (Webber, H.M.) Wayne County, Missouri, United States March 10, 2009 Details
April 27, 2009 rita s.adkins (Rita S. Adkins) Menifee County, Kentucky, United States May 28, 2009 Details
May 01, 2008 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States February 08, 2011 Details
April 20, 2011 ezekiel3vs18 Johnston County, North Carolina, United States April 20, 2011 Details
March 01, 2009 Pete Williams Santa Rosa County, Florida, United States May 22, 2011 Details
May 26, 2008 Lula Field Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States May 22, 2011 Details
April 03, 2010 MaryAnn Friedman Okaloosa County, Florida, United States January 05, 2012 Details
February 27, 2012 Pete Williams Santa Rosa County, Florida, United States February 28, 2012 Details
March 16, 2012 Ken Cheeks Edgefield County, South Carolina, United States March 22, 2012 Details
April 15, 2012 curtis.lehman (Rory Bower) Mifflin County, Pennsylvania, United States April 18, 2012 Details
April 25, 2012 curtis.lehman (John Wheatley) Perry County, Pennsylvania, United States April 25, 2012 Details
May 04, 2012 curtis.lehman (Mary Jane Seipler) Dare County, North Carolina, United States May 06, 2012 Details
May 23, 2012 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States August 02, 2012 Details
May 27, 2011 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States September 27, 2012 Details
May 30, 1999 curtis.lehman (Gregory M. Stanko) Forest County, Pennsylvania, United States January 19, 2013 Details
August 01, 2003 curtis.lehman (Gregory M. Stanko) Tucker County, West Virginia, United States February 16, 2013 Details
May 20, 2011 curtis.lehman (Paul Dennehy) Tioga County, Pennsylvania, United States March 22, 2013 Details
April 30, 2013 Ken Childs Chester County, Tennessee, United States May 03, 2013 Details
May 17, 2012 Bob Bouman Carbon County, Pennsylvania, United States February 03, 2014 Details
May 22, 2001 Jim Eckert Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States February 26, 2014 Details
April 13, 2014 Ken Cheeks McCormick County, South Carolina, United States April 23, 2014 Details
April 29, 2014 IngridD Union County, North Carolina, United States April 30, 2014 Details