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Cyclophora pendulinaria (sweet fern geometer)

Wikipedia Abstract

Cyclophora pendulinaria, the Sweetfern Geometer Moth or Pearly-grey Wave, is a moth in the Geometridae family. It is found in North America, where it is found from Newfoundland and Labrador west to the Yukon and coastal British Columbia, south to Georgia in the east. The habitat consists of moist or mesic forests.The wingspan is 17–26 mm. The wings vary from white to gray or even blackish-brown.
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Prey / Diet

Alnus alnobetula subsp. alnobetula (mountain alder)[1]
Alnus incana (gray alder)[1]
Alnus rubra (red alder)[1]
Betula alleghaniensis (yellow birch)[1]
Betula nana (dwarf birch)[1]
Betula papyrifera (mountain paper birch)[1]
Betula populifolia (gray birch)[1]
Comptonia peregrina (sweet fern)[1]
Larix laricina (tamarack)[1]
Morella pensylvanica (northern bayberry)[1]
Quercus garryana (Oregon White Oak)[1]
Vaccinium pallidum (Blue Ridge blueberry)[1]



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1HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hernández
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