Campaea perlata

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Pale beauty
Campaea perlata.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Geometridae
Tribe: Campaeini
Genus: Campaea
Species: C. perlata
Binomial name
Campaea perlata
Guenée, 1858

Campaea perlata, the pale beauty, is a species of moth in the family Geometridae. The average wingspan is about 28–51 mm, and the female tends to be much larger than the male.

Range[edit]

C. perlata is seen in almost the entire North American continent.[1]

Food plants of the larvae[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jim Sogaard. (2009) Moths & Caterpillars of the North Woods. Duluth, MN:Kollath+Stensaas.

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