Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

Happy Pollinator Week: June 21-27, 2021! Butterflies and moths are pollinators of many flowering plants.

Did you know? The Hummingbird Clearwing (Hemaris thysbe) hovers in flight and uses its long tongue to sip nectar from flowers.

Brown-shaded Gray
Iridopsis defectaria (Guenée, 1857)


Family: Geometridae
Subfamily: Ennominae
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Taxonomy Notes: formerly Anacamptodes defectaria
Alternate Scientific Names:
Anacamptodes defectaria