Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

Tissue Moth
Triphosa haesitata (Guenee, 1857)

Family: Geometridae
Subfamily: Larentiinae
Identification: Forewing is variable red brown with darker and lighter wavy bands. The hindwing margin is strongly dentate.
Wing Span: 3.9 cm.
Life History: Overwinters as an adult.
Flight: Later summer to spring.
Caterpillar Hosts: Cascara (Rhamnus purshinana)
Adult Food:
Management Needs:
Comments: NULL
Get your BAMONA Gear!

Hoodies and t-shirts in two designs!

Advertise with us!

Do you have a product or service that you think would interest BAMONA users? If you would like to advertise on this website, contact us by email, or use the contact form and select the "Advertising" category.