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Scallop Moth (Cepphis armataria)

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Order: Lepidoptera (le-pid-OP-ter-a) (Info)
Family: Geometridae (jee-o-MET-rid-ee) (Info)
Genus: Cepphis
Species: armataria

Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Regional...

This bug has been reportedly found in the following regions:

Glouster, Ohio

By DiOhio
Thumbnail #1 of Scallop Moth (Cepphis armataria) by DiOhio

Member Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive DiOhio On Jan 24, 2007, DiOhio from Corning, OH
(Zone 6a) wrote:

This is a beautiful moth that is quite uncommon so I was thrilled when it showed up on my front porch.

Host Plants: apples, birches, currants, gooseberry, and maples.

Timer: 4.51 jiffies (0.045095205307007).


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