Typical Geometer Moths: Subfamily Ennominae…

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These images introduce selected examples of our Typical Geometer Moths (Family Geometridae, Subfamily Ennominae).  The 40 images shown here represent 31 genera and 38-39 species of moths, all of which were found and photographed in either northeastern North Dakota or northwestern Minnesota.

See if you can identity some of these moths by matching these photographs with images found on pages 208-245 of the Peterson Field Guide to Moths of Northeastern North America.Moth Book Click on this link to the Moth Photographer’s Guide to find images of these and many, many other species of North American Ennominae:   http://mothphotographersgroup.msstate.edu/fast.php?plate=17.0&size=l&sort=h              

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