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:
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Observation Date Submitter Region Verified Datesort icon
March 08, 2016 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 19, 2016 Details
May 01, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada May 16, 2016 Details
April 18, 2016 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada April 21, 2016 Details
April 01, 2016 sh11 Ontario, Canada April 08, 2016 Details
April 01, 2016 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada April 01, 2016 Details
March 12, 2016 franpope Garrett County, Maryland, United States March 26, 2016 Details
March 17, 2016 yardbird Cumberland County, New Jersey, United States March 18, 2016 Details
March 10, 2016 Etter Northampton County, Pennsylvania, United States March 13, 2016 Details
March 12, 2016 David Trently Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, United States March 13, 2016 Details
March 12, 2016 curtis.lehman (Jerry Skinner) Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania, United States March 13, 2016 Details
March 13, 2016 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States March 13, 2016 Details
March 13, 2016 curtis.lehman Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States March 13, 2016 Details
March 11, 2016 curtis.lehman (Juan George) Warren County, Pennsylvania, United States March 12, 2016 Details
March 11, 2016 BewareofMommaBear Chester County, Pennsylvania, United States March 11, 2016 Details
March 09, 2016 digginflowers Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, United States March 09, 2016 Details
March 09, 2016 yardbird Camden County, New Jersey, United States March 09, 2016 Details
March 09, 2016 yardbird Camden County, New Jersey, United States March 09, 2016 Details
February 24, 2016 dgardner Charleston County, South Carolina, United States March 06, 2016 Details
March 01, 2016 M. Moore Collin County, Texas, United States March 02, 2016 Details
February 16, 2016 Stott Noble Jefferson County, Alabama, United States February 16, 2016 Details
February 03, 2016 JohnBoback Monongalia County, West Virginia, United States February 05, 2016 Details
April 06, 2015 curtis.lehman (Karen and Gary Campbell) Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, United States January 09, 2016 Details
May 17, 2015 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States November 12, 2015 Details
January 08, 2012 Allen Belden Richmond City County, Virginia, United States November 04, 2015 Details
September 06, 2015 Ilona L. Dane County, Wisconsin, United States October 29, 2015 Details
April 15, 2015 Joe Bartok Ontario, Canada October 10, 2015 Details
March 13, 2015 rdhealy1951@aol.com Hart County, Kentucky, United States September 21, 2015 Details
May 24, 2015 a-o Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania, United States May 27, 2015 Details
April 14, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada April 27, 2015 Details
April 19, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States April 20, 2015 Details
April 17, 2015 Jarchibold Saratoga County, New York, United States April 18, 2015 Details
April 06, 2015 Latenight Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States April 16, 2015 Details
April 15, 2015 crm211b Ontario, Canada April 16, 2015 Details
April 14, 2015 edenny Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States April 15, 2015 Details
April 13, 2015 BeaLaporte Ontario, Canada April 14, 2015 Details
April 10, 2015 CathK Albany County, New York, United States April 11, 2015 Details
April 01, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States April 03, 2015 Details
March 13, 2015 Happyhealy Hart County, Kentucky, United States April 02, 2015 Details
March 25, 2015 strixv Prince Georges County, Maryland, United States March 26, 2015 Details
April 12, 2013 Sue Gregoire Schuyler County, New York, United States March 20, 2015 Details
March 17, 2015 vinstanton Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States March 18, 2015 Details
March 17, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States March 18, 2015 Details
March 14, 2015 Carol Thornton-Anderson Orange County, Indiana, United States March 17, 2015 Details
March 14, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States March 17, 2015 Details
March 16, 2015 AllenRatz Buncombe County, North Carolina, United States March 17, 2015 Details
March 17, 2013 curtis.lehman (Bill Keim) Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States February 01, 2015 Details
February 21, 2014 Jeff Trahan Caddo Parish, Louisiana, United States August 07, 2014 Details
April 21, 2014 dendroica5 Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States May 30, 2014 Details
May 11, 2014 Carl D. Barrentine Polk County, Minnesota, United States May 13, 2014 Details
April 01, 2014 a-o Essex County, Massachusetts, United States April 28, 2014 Details