Eupithecia emittens

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Eupithecia emittens
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Clade: Euarthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Geometridae
Genus: Eupithecia
Species: E. emittens
Binomial name
Eupithecia emittens
Inoue, 1996[1]
Synonyms
  • Eupithecia mystica Vojnits, 1988 (preocc. Eupithecia gemellata f. mystica Dietze, 1910)

Eupithecia emittens is a moth in the family Geometridae. It is found in Pakistan, India and Tajikistan.[2]

The length of the forewings is 18–25 mm for males and 19–23 mm for females. The ground colour is brownish, or yellowish, or grey, with transverse stripes.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Taxapad
  2. ^ Mironov, V.G. ,A.C. Galsworthy & U. Ratzel, 2008, A survey of the Eupithecia fauna (Lepidoptera: Geometridae) of the Western Himalayas: Part 3, Transactions of the Lepidopterological Society of Japan 59 (3): 201-224.
  3. ^ Vojnits, A.M., 1988: New Eupithecia species from Soviet Central Asia (Lepidoptera, Geometridae). Annales historico-naturales Musei nationalis hungarici 80: 79-90. Full article: [1].