Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Macaria ponderosae (Ferguson 2008)

Family: Geometridae
Subfamily: Ennominae
Wing Span: 2.6-3.2 cm
Life History:
Flight: Late June to August
Caterpillar Hosts: Pinus ponderosa
Adult Food:
Habitat: Pine covered hills and ridges.
Range: Nebraska, South Dakota, and Wyoming and in the Rocky Mountain region from Montana to northern Arizona.
Management Needs:
Taxonomy Notes: None.