Scopula spoliata

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Scopula spoliata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Geometridae
Tribe: Scopulini
Genus: Scopula
Species: S. spoliata
Binomial name
Scopula spoliata
(Walker, 1861)[1]
  • Acidalia spoliata Walker, 1861
  • Acidalia pygarata Wallengren, 1863

Scopula spoliata is a moth of the family Geometridae. First described by Francis Walker in 1861, it is found in Kenya, Malawi, Somalia, South Africa and Zambia.[2]


  1. ^ Sihvonen, P., 2005: Phylogeny and classification of the Scopulini moths (Lepidoptera: Geometridae, Sterrhinae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 143: 473–530.
  2. ^ Afro Moths