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Large Maple Spanworm Moth


This big moth visits more than just maple trees, and it comes in a handful of shades.


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TAXONOMY:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Geometridae
Genus: Prochoerodes
Species: lineola
The Large Maple Spanworm Moth is typically 1.3 inches to 1.9 inches (35mm to 50mm) in size and has the following descriptors / identifiers: bark, lines, dot, angled, curved, hook, flying, pointed tips, yellow, brown, purple.

Color Identification Guide



Various colors commonly associated with this Moth.

Brown
Purple
Yellow

Territorial Area Map (Visual Reference Guide)


The map below showcases (in blue) the states and territories of North America where the Large Maple Spanworm Moth may be found (but is not limited to). This sort of data can be useful in seeing concentrations of a particular species over the continent as well as revealing possible migratory patterns over a species' given lifespan. Some species are naturally confined by environment, weather, mating habits, food resources and the like while others see widespread expansion across most, or all, of North America.
Alaska  
Hawaii  
Prince Edward Is.  
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