Campatonema tapantia

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Campatonema tapantia
Campatonema tapantia male.JPG
Campatonema tapantia male
Campatonema tapantia female.JPG
Campatonema tapantia female
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Geometridae
Tribe: Ourapterygini
Genus: Campatonema
Species: C. tapantia
Binomial name
Campatonema tapantia
Sullivan, 2010

Campatonema tapantia is a moth of the Geometridae family. It is found in the provinces of Alajuela, Cartago and Heredia in Costa Rica. It has been found along a rather narrow elevational range, from 1100 to 1600 meters.

The length of the forewings is 15–16 mm. Adults are on the wing throughout the year.


The name refers to Tapanti National Park, Costa Rica, the location where the species has been found most frequently.

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