Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Eupithecia classicata (Pearsall, 1909)


Family: Geometridae
Subfamily: Larentiinae
Identification: Forewing grayish-brown with prominent black discal spot and diffuse paler area immediately beyond spot.
Wing Span: 2.1-2.2 cm
Life History:
Flight:
Caterpillar Hosts: Arizona madrone (Arbutus arizonica)
Adult Food:
Habitat:
Range: Known in Arizona from Cochise and Pinal counties, Texas from Uvalde County.
Conservation:
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Management Needs:
Comments:
Taxonomy Notes: None.