Attributes of Selenia kentaria

Kent's Geometer
Selenia kentaria (Grote & Robinson, 1867)

Family: Geometridae
Subfamily: Ennominae
Identification: Wings orange-yellow with whitish dusting, heaviest toward forewing costa. Forewing am., median, and pm. lines orangish brown. Double median line on underside of hindwing has white edging beyond it.
Wing Span: 3.3-5.2 cm.
Life History:
Flight: March-early August.
Caterpillar Hosts: Basswood, beeches, birches, maples, oaks, and other forest trees.
Adult Food:
Habitat:
Range: Nova Scotia to Virginia, west to Alberta and Missouri.
Conservation:
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Selenia kentaria - Selenia_kentariaMOHoward7Aug2008KathyBrady.jpg

Selenia kentaria - Selenia_kentariaMOHoward7Aug2008KathyBrady.jpg

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Observation Date Submitter Region Verified Datesort icon
March 30, 2012 ugugusgili Swain County, North Carolina, United States October 20, 2014 Details
April 28, 2014 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States July 03, 2014 Details
May 06, 2014 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States May 19, 2014 Details
May 03, 2014 curtis.lehman Fulton County, Pennsylvania, United States May 17, 2014 Details
April 18, 2014 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States May 12, 2014 Details
April 11, 2014 jdemarco81 Montgomery County, Tennessee, United States April 21, 2014 Details
April 09, 2014 jratkins79 Pittsylvania County, Virginia, United States April 09, 2014 Details
March 21, 2014 Doug Bruce Anderson County, Tennessee, United States March 22, 2014 Details
July 26, 2013 Shane Miller Beaver County, Pennsylvania, United States September 04, 2013 Details
August 12, 2013 Leslie Warren Mahoning County, Ohio, United States August 25, 2013 Details
July 28, 2013 rdhealy1951 Hardin County, Kentucky, United States August 18, 2013 Details
April 18, 2013 tjrickert Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, United States April 19, 2013 Details
May 09, 2007 curtis.lehman (Gregory M. Stanko) Washington County, Pennsylvania, United States January 19, 2013 Details
April 19, 2010 curtis.lehman (Paul Dennehy) Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, United States December 02, 2012 Details
May 01, 2012 stormyeyes99 Sussex County, New Jersey, United States June 24, 2012 Details
May 11, 2012 ozcomomoths Ozark County, Missouri, United States May 14, 2012 Details
March 21, 2012 rdhealy1951 Hardin County, Kentucky, United States April 13, 2012 Details
April 04, 2012 curtis.lehman (Margaret Higbee) Indiana County, Pennsylvania, United States April 04, 2012 Details
March 22, 2012 curtis.lehman (Mary Jane Seipler) Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States March 23, 2012 Details
March 15, 2012 Lori Owenby Catawba County, North Carolina, United States March 22, 2012 Details
July 16, 2011 curtis.lehman (Rory Bower) Mifflin County, Pennsylvania, United States August 01, 2011 Details
April 08, 2011 rdhealy1951 Hardin County, Kentucky, United States May 28, 2011 Details
May 01, 2011 curtis.lehman Greene County, Pennsylvania, United States May 01, 2011 Details
April 03, 2010 Eddie Huber Jefferson County, Kentucky, United States February 21, 2011 Details
April 08, 2006 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States February 07, 2011 Details
July 11, 2010 rdhealy1951 Hardin County, Kentucky, United States February 07, 2011 Details
March 24, 2007 rdhealy1951 Hart County, Kentucky, United States February 07, 2011 Details
May 22, 2005 legacy.reporter (D. Lynn Scott) Ontario, Canada September 13, 2010 Details
June 02, 2005 legacy.reporter (D. Lynn Scott) Ontario, Canada September 13, 2010 Details
August 01, 2010 legacy.reporter (Jerry Skinner) Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania, United States August 03, 2010 Details
April 26, 2004 legacy.reporter (Leonard Hess) Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States October 16, 2009 Details
April 20, 2005 legacy.reporter (Stephen Cresswell) Upshur County, West Virginia, United States May 05, 2009 Details
April 07, 2008 legacy.reporter (Kathy Brady) Howard County, Missouri, United States April 21, 2009 Details
April 07, 2008 legacy.reporter (Kathy Brady) Howard County, Missouri, United States April 17, 2009 Details
May 28, 1911 legacy.reporter (Schwarz, H.) St Louis County, Missouri, United States March 10, 2009 Details
April 14, 1968 legacy.reporter Greene County, Missouri, United States March 10, 2009 Details
April 18, 1971 legacy.reporter Jefferson County, Missouri, United States March 10, 2009 Details
July 20, 1974 legacy.reporter (Heitzman, J. Richard) Benton County, Missouri, United States March 10, 2009 Details
July 19, 1975 legacy.reporter Jasper County, Missouri, United States March 10, 2009 Details
April 05, 1976 legacy.reporter (Heitzman, J. Richard) Benton County, Missouri, United States March 10, 2009 Details
April 10, 1976 legacy.reporter Laclede County, Missouri, United States March 10, 2009 Details
April 10, 1976 legacy.reporter (Heitzman, J. Richard) Laclede County, Missouri, United States March 10, 2009 Details
April 18, 1977 legacy.reporter Douglas County, Missouri, United States March 10, 2009 Details
June 30, 1979 legacy.reporter Jefferson County, Missouri, United States March 10, 2009 Details
July 08, 1979 legacy.reporter (Heitzman, J. Richard) Carter County, Missouri, United States March 10, 2009 Details
April 16, 1980 legacy.reporter (Heitzman, J. Richard) Barry County, Missouri, United States March 10, 2009 Details
July 23, 1983 legacy.reporter St Louis County, Missouri, United States March 10, 2009 Details
July 19, 1984 legacy.reporter (Heitzman, J. Richard) Johnson County, Missouri, United States March 10, 2009 Details
July 20, 1984 legacy.reporter (Heitzman, J. Richard) Douglas County, Missouri, United States March 10, 2009 Details
July 21, 1984 legacy.reporter (Heitzman, J. Richard) Wayne County, Missouri, United States March 10, 2009 Details