Attributes of Phigalia strigataria

Small Phigalia
Phigalia strigataria (Minot, 1869)

Family: Geometridae
Subfamily: Ennominae
Identification: Very similar to Toothed Phigalia (Phigalia denticulata), but usually smaller, less mottled, with straighter pm. line that curves gently toward inner margin.
Wing Span: 3-3.8 cm (male). Wings of female reduced, each less than 1mm long.
Life History:
Flight: March-May or early June northward; as early as January southward.
Caterpillar Hosts: American elm; probably many other trees.
Adult Food:
Habitat:
Range: Throughout Eastern North America.
Conservation:
NCGR:
Management Needs:
Taxonomy Notes:

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Observation Date Submitter Region Verified Datesort icon
April 19, 2014 stonehollow Wright County, Minnesota, United States April 23, 2014 Details
April 21, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 23, 2014 Details
April 18, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 22, 2014 Details
April 17, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States April 21, 2014 Details
April 19, 2014 Latenight Cameron County, Pennsylvania, United States April 21, 2014 Details
April 13, 2014 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 13, 2014 Details
March 28, 2014 brhodes_avl_nc Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States March 31, 2014 Details
February 23, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States March 25, 2014 Details
March 07, 2014 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States March 25, 2014 Details
March 10, 2014 pbedell Chesterfield County, Virginia, United States March 12, 2014 Details
March 01, 2014 Stuart Marcus Texas, Liberty County, United States March 04, 2014 Details
February 23, 2014 Tony DeSantis Durham County, North Carolina, United States February 27, 2014 Details
June 04, 2008 JMonaco United States February 20, 2014 Details
March 01, 2013 rosenthal.k Fairfax County, Virginia, United States February 13, 2014 Details
April 09, 2013 CA Ivy Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States November 24, 2013 Details
April 29, 2013 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada May 01, 2013 Details
April 19, 2013 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada April 20, 2013 Details
March 16, 2009 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States April 14, 2013 Details
April 07, 2013 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 08, 2013 Details
March 15, 2013 rdhealy1951 Hardin County, Kentucky, United States April 04, 2013 Details
March 29, 2013 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 01, 2013 Details
March 07, 2010 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States February 22, 2013 Details
May 09, 2007 curtis.lehman (Gregory M. Stanko) Forest County, Pennsylvania, United States February 10, 2013 Details
February 05, 2013 Ken Childs Chester County, Tennessee, United States February 07, 2013 Details
January 08, 2013 treichard Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States January 15, 2013 Details
April 17, 2004 curtis.lehman (Paul Dennehy) Montour County, Pennsylvania, United States October 27, 2012 Details
March 26, 2008 curtis.lehman (Paul Dennehy) Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, United States October 27, 2012 Details
March 13, 2012 Lula Field Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States September 26, 2012 Details
March 11, 2012 rdhealy1951 Hardin County, Kentucky, United States April 14, 2012 Details
March 15, 2012 aarongunnar Dunn County, Wisconsin, United States March 19, 2012 Details
February 27, 2012 James Fox Virginia, United States, Warren County March 15, 2012 Details
March 13, 2012 curtis.lehman (Margaret Higbee) Indiana County, Pennsylvania, United States March 15, 2012 Details
February 18, 2012 Lori Owenby Catawba County, North Carolina, United States March 04, 2012 Details
February 27, 2012 curtis.lehman (Rory Bower) Mifflin County, Pennsylvania, United States February 28, 2012 Details
February 21, 2012 Pete Williams Santa Rosa County, Florida, United States February 21, 2012 Details
April 02, 2010 Lula Field Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States May 17, 2011 Details
March 02, 2011 rdhealy1951 Hardin County, Kentucky, United States April 23, 2011 Details
April 10, 2011 rogerdowner Wayne County, Ohio, United States April 15, 2011 Details
March 04, 2011 David Trently Knox County, Tennessee, United States April 07, 2011 Details
March 22, 2011 BobMoul York County, Pennsylvania, United States March 22, 2011 Details
March 11, 2011 curtis.lehman (Stephen Kloiber) Northampton County, Pennsylvania, United States March 12, 2011 Details
March 03, 2011 Eddie Huber Jefferson County, Kentucky, United States March 10, 2011 Details
February 22, 2011 Lois Stacey Aiken County, South Carolina, United States February 23, 2011 Details
February 23, 2006 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States February 04, 2011 Details
March 05, 2007 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States February 04, 2011 Details
December 31, 1969 legacy.reporter (Cheryl Jennings) Jefferson County, West Virginia, United States December 31, 2010 Details
March 17, 2010 Monica Miller (Monica Miller) Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States June 21, 2010 Details
March 15, 2010 legacy.reporter (Ken Lebo) Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States June 21, 2010 Details
March 18, 2009 curtis.lehman (Curt Lehman) Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States April 03, 2009 Details
March 17, 2009 curtis.lehman (Curt Lehman) Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States April 03, 2009 Details