Scallop Moth (Cepphis armataria)

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

Regional

This bug has been reportedly found in the following regions:

Glouster, Ohio

Members' Notes:

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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.