Peridea angulosa

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Peridea angulosa
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Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Superfamily: Noctuoidea
Family: Notodontidae
Genus: Peridea
Species: P. angulosa
Binomial name
Peridea angulosa
(J. E. Smith, 1797)
  • Phalaena angulosa J. E. Smith, 1797

Peridea angulosa (angulose prominent) is a moth of the family Notodontidae. It is found from southern Canada, south to Florida and west to Texas.

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The wingspan is 35–45 mm. Adults are on wing from May to August.

The larvae feed on Quercus species.

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