Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Rippled Wave
Idaea obfusaria (Walker, 1861)


Family: Geometridae
Subfamily: Sterrhinae
Identification: Wings white with prominent black discal dots on all wings. Pm. Line black, very irregular; other lines pale yellowish brown.
Wing Span: 1.5-2.5 cm.
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Caterpillar Hosts: Clover and dandelion; probably other low plants.
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