Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Manchester treble-bar
Carsia sororiata (Hübner, 1813)


Family: Geometridae
Subfamily: Larentiinae
Identification: The basic colour of the forewings is slate grey, light grey to white grey. Two distinctive, wide lines cross the front wing. They are light brown, brown to black-brown. The interior cross line is almost straight, the exterior cross line is bent and has two outward pointing spikes.
Wing Span: 2.0-3.0 cm
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Caterpillar Hosts: Include Vaccinium species.
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