Pale Beauty Moth - wingspan approx. 4 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Genus: Campaea
Species: Perlata
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Geometrid Moths
Page Last Updated: March 3 2017
White Spring Moth - wingspan approx. 2 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Lomographa
Species: Vestaliata
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
56 species
White-striped Black Moth - wingspan approx. 2 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Trichodezia
Species: Albovittata
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Fall Cankerworm Moth (male) - approx. 1.5 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Alsophila
Species: Pometaria
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Fall Cankerworm Moth (larvae) - approx. 2.5 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Alsophila
Species: Pometaria
Highly variable in colour ranging from pale green / yellow
to black - has 3 pairs of
prolegs
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Fall Cankerworm Moth (female) - approx. 1 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Alsophila
Species: Pometaria
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
The female is wingless
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Updated December 1 2016
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Chickweed Geometer Moth (female) - wingspan approx. 2.5
cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Genus: Haematopis
Species: Grataria
Single-dotted Wave Moth - wingspan approx. 2 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Idaea
Species: Dimidiata
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Common Tan Wave Moth - wingspan approx. 2 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Pleuroprucha
Species: Insulsaria
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
White Slant-line Moth - approx. 2 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Tetracis
Species: Cachexiata
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Bad-wing Moth - wingspan approx. 3 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Genus: Dyspteris
Species: Abortivaria
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Half-wing Moth larva - approx. 3 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Phigalia
Species: Titea
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Soft-lined Wave? Moth - wingspan approx. 2.5 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Scopula
Species: Inductata?
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
False Hemlock Looper Moth - wingspan approx. 3 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Nepytia
Species: Canosaria
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
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Large Lace-border Moth - wingspan approx. 3 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Scopula
Species: Limboundata
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
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Updated October 19 2016
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Updated September 29 2016
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Bruce Spanworm Moth (male) - wingspan approx. 3 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Operophtera
Species: Bruceata
Similar to O. brumata (Winter Moth) and Epirrita autumnata
(Autumnal Moth) - female is wingless
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
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Updated September 10 2014
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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Bruce Spanworm Moth (male) - wingspan approx. 3 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Operophtera
Species: Bruceata
Similar to O. brumata (Winter Moth) and Epirrita autumnata
(Autumnal Moth) - female is wingless
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
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Updated September 10 2014
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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
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Updated January 3 2017
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Confused Eusarca Moth - wingspan approx. 4 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Eusarca
Species: Confusaria
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Similar to "The Vestal" (Cabera variolaria)
Three-patched Bigwing Moth - wingspan approx. 3 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Heterophleps
Species: Refusaria
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Common Eupithecia Moth larva - approx. 1.5 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Eupithecia
Species: Miserulata?
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Common Tan Wave Moth larva? - approx. 1.5 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Pleuroprucha?
Species: Insulsaria?
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Also known as Common Pug - very variable in colour -
feeds on many plants
Possibly Eupithecia miserulata (see below)
Common Eupithecia? Moth larva - approx. 1.5 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Eupithecia?
Species: Miserulata?
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Also known as Common Pug - very variable in colour -
feeds on many plants - same as above?
Large Lace-border Moth (S. limboundata - see above) has
angular
hindwings compared to the rounded hindwings of
Soft-lined Wave
Large Lace-border Moth - wingspan approx. 3 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Scopula
Species: Limboundata
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
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Updated October 19 2016
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Updated September 29 2016
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Horned Spanworm Moth - approx. 2.5 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Nematocampa
Species: Resistaria
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Green Pug Moth - approx. 2 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Pasiphila
Species: Rectangulata
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Native to Europe - green colour fades quickly
Bent-line Carpet Moth - approx. 2 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Costaconvexa
Species: Centrostrigaria
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Geometer Moth - approx. 3 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Macaria?
Species: ?
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Hemlock Looper Moth - wingspan approx. 4 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Lambdina
Species: Fiscellaria
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
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Updated September 6 2013
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The Gem - wingspan approx. 2 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Orthonama
Species: Obstipata
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
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Updated January 14 2016
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Half-wing Moth - approx. 3 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Phigalia
Species: Titea
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
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Updated August 15 2016
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Lesser Maple Spanworm Moth - wingspan approx. 2.5 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Speranza
Species: Pustularia
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
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Updated July 7 2014
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Elm Spanworm Moth - approx. 3 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Ennomos
Species: Subsignaria
Similar to Snowy Geometer (Eugonobapta nivosaria) which
has more rounded
forewings
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
More Elm Spanworm Moths
Updated September 29 2016
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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
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Updated August 27 2016
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Updated August 27 2016
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Common? Metarranthis Moth - wingspan approx. 3.5 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Metarranthis
Species: Hypochraria?
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
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Updated October 9 2014
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Xanthorhoe Moth - approx. 2 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Xanthorhoe
Species: Lacustrata? (Toothed Brown Carpet)
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Bad-wing Moth - wingspan approx. 3 cm - Thorncliffe Park - July 2014
Fall Cankerworm Moth (female) - approx. 1 cm - Lower Don Valley (Crother's Woods) - November 2009
Fall Cankerworm Moth (larvae) on Manitoba Maple - approx. 2.5 cm - Lower Don Valley (Crother's Woods) - June 2009
Bruce Spanworm Moth (male) - wingspan approx. 3 cm - Lower Don Valley (Crother's Woods) - November 2008
Elm Spanworm Moth - approx. 3 cm - Thorncliffe Park - July 2014
Common Tan Wave Moth - wingspan approx. 2 cm - Thorncliffe Park - August 2014
Common Tan Wave Moth larva? - approx. 1.5 cm - Kortright Centre for Conservation - September 2010
Common Eupithecia Moth larva on Black-eyed Susan - approx. 1.5 cm - East Don Valley (Charles Sauriol Conservation Area) - July 2008
Common Eupithecia? Moth larva on Canada Goldenrod - approx. 1.5 cm - Leslie Spit - August 2008
Large Lace-border Moth on Virginia Creeper - wingspan approx. 3 cm - Kortright Centre for Conservation - July 2012
Large Lace-border Moth - wingspan approx. 3 cm - Toronto Islands - July 2013
Soft-lined Wave? Moth - wingspan approx. 2.5 cm - Thorncliffe Park - August 2015
White Slant-line Moth on Dog-strangling Vine - approx. 2 cm - Lower Don Valley (Leaside) - May 2011
Three-patched Bigwing Moth - wingspan approx. 3 cm - Kortright Centre for Conservation - June 2013
Horned Spanworm Moth on False Spirea - wingspan approx. 2.5 cm - Lower Don Valley (Crother's Woods) - July 2013
Green Pug Moth - wingspan approx. 2 cm - Don Mills - June 2015
The Gem - wingspan approx. 2 cm - High Park - October 2013
Lesser Maple Spanworm Moth - wingspan approx. 2.5 cm - Thorncliffe Park - June 2014
Half-wing Moth - approx. 3 cm - Leaside Industrial Area - April 2014
Grapevine Looper Moth - wingspan approx. 3 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Eulithis
Species: Gracilineata or Diversilineata
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Grapevine Looper Moth - wingspan approx. 3 cm - Don Mills - July 2014
Greater Grapevine Looper (E. gracilineata) and Lesser
Grapevine Looper (E. diversilineata) are difficult to
differentiate without rearing or dissection
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Updated August 24 2016
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Large Maple Spanworm - approx. 5 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Prochoerodes
Species: Lineola
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Large Maple Spanworm - wingspan approx. 5 cm - Thorncliffe Park - July 2014
Common Eupithecia Moth - wingspan approx. 2 cm - Don Mills - July 2014
Common Eupithecia Moth - approx. 2 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Eupithecia
Species: Miserulata
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Also known as Common Pug
More Xanthorhoe Moths
Updated September 1 2016
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Maple Spanworm Moth - approx. 3 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Ennomos
Species: Magnaria
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
More Maple Spanworm Moths
Updated August 24 2016
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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Maple Spanworm Moth - approx. 3 cm length - wingspan to 6 cm - Don Mills - July 2014
Xanthorhoe Moth - approx. 2 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Xanthorhoe
Species: Intermediata? (Sharp-angled Carpet)
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Xanthorhoe Moth (X. intermediata?) - approx. 2 cm - Don Mills - July 2014
Xanthorhoe Moth (X. lacustrata?) - approx. 2 cm - Don Mills - August 2014
White-banded Toothed Carpet Moth - approx. 2.5 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Epirrhoe
Species: Alternata
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
White-banded Toothed Carpet Moth - wingspan approx. 2.5 cm - Lynde Shores Conservation Area (Whitby) - June 2013
Geometer Moth larva - approx. 2.5 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: ?
Species: ?
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Geometer Moth larva - approx. 2.5 cm - Lower Don Valley (Leaside) - June 2009
Bruce Spanworm Moth (male) - wingspan approx. 3 cm - Rouge Park - November 2012
False Hemlock Looper Moth - wingspan approx. 3 cm - Rouge Park - July 2012
Geometer Moth (Macaria?) - wingspan approx. 3 cm - Rouge Park - August 2013
Single-dotted Wave Moth - wingspan approx. 2 cm - Beaver Creek (Richmond Hill) - July 2009
Half-wing Moth larva - approx. 3 cm - Beaver Creek (Richmond Hill) - June 2008
Common? Metarranthis Moth - wingspan approx. 3.5 cm - Rouge Park (Glenrouge Campground) - July 2014
White-striped Black Moth - wingspan approx. 2 cm - Kortright Centre for Conservation  - May 2015
Common Spring Moth - wingspan approx. 2 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Heliomata
Species: Cycladata
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Common Spring Moth - wingspan approx. 2 cm - Scarborough (Agincourt) - June 2011
Labrador Carpet Moth - wingspan approx. 2 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Xanthorhoe
Species: Labradorensis
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Labrador Carpet Moth - wingspan approx. 2 cm - Leaside Industrial Area - July 2015
Similar to X. packardata
Three-spotted Fillip Moth - wingspan approx. 2 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Heterophleps
Species: Triguttaria
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Red Twin-Spot Moth - wingspan approx. 2.5 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Xanthorhoe
Species: Ferrugata
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Red Twin-Spot Moth - wingspan approx. 2.5 cm - Leaside Industrial Area - August 2015
Three-spotted Fillip Moth on Sensitive Fern - wingspan approx. 2 cm - Uxbridge - July 2015
Hemlock Looper Moth - wingspan approx. 4 cm - Uxbridge - September 2013
Yellow-dusted Cream Moth - wingspan approx. 3 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Cabera
Species: Erythemaria
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Yellow-dusted Cream Moth - wingspan approx. 3 cm - Rouge Park  - July 2013
Male has feathery antennae
Small Engrailed Moth - wingspan approx. 3 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Ectropis
Species: Crepuscularia
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Similar to Porcelain Gray (Protoboarmia porcelaria)
Besma species Moth - wingspan approx. 3 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Besma
Species: ?
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Besma species Moth - wingspan approx. 3 cm - High Park - June 2016
Oak (B. quercivoraria) or Straw (B. endropiaria) Besma
Canadian Melanolophia Moth - wingspan approx. 3.5 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Melanolophia
Species: Canadaria
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Canadian Melanolophia Moth - wingspan approx. 3.5 cm - High Park - June 2016
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Updated August 18 2016
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Blackberry Looper? Moth larva - approx. 2 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Chlorochlamys?
Species: Chloroleucaria ?
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Geometrinae (Emeralds)
Similar to other Emeralds
Blackberry Looper Moth -  wingspan approx. 2 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Chlorochlamys
Species: Chloroleucaria
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Geometrinae (Emeralds)
Blackberry Looper? Moth larva - approx. 2 cm - Humber Valley (Humber Arboretum) - September 2008
White-fringed Emerald - wingspan approx. 3 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Genus: Nemoria
Species: Mimosaria
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
White-fringed Emerald on Dog-strangling Vine - wingspan approx. 3 cm - Rouge Park - June 2016
Subfamily: Geometrinae (Emeralds)
More Blackberry Looper Moths
Updated August 20 2016
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Blackberry Looper Moth - wingspan approx. 2 cm - High Park - August 2016
Wavy-lined Emerald Moth - wingspan approx. 2.5 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Genus: Synchlora
Species: Aerata
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Subfamily: Geometrinae (Emeralds)
Wavy-lined Emerald Moth - wingspan 1.5 to 2.5 cm - High Park - August 2016
Red-headed Inchworm - wingspan approx. 2.5 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Macaria
Species: Bisignata
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Red-headed Inchworm - wingspan approx. 2.5 cm - High Park - June 2016
Pale-marked Angle - wingspan 2 to 3 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Macaria
Species: Signaria
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Pale-marked Angle - wingspan 2 to 3 cm - High Park - June 2016
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Updated August 21 2016
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More Gem Moths
Updated August 23 2016
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Updated January 17 2017
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Bent-line Carpet Moth - wingspan approx. 2 cm - High Park - July 2016
Rheumaptera species - wingspan approx. 4 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Rheumaptera
Species: ?
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Rheumaptera species - wingspan approx. 4 cm - High Park - June 2016
R. undulata or R. prunivorata (Cherry Scallop Shell)
White Spring Moth - wingspan approx. 2 cm - High Park  - June 2016
More Confused Eusarca Moths
Updated September 7 2016
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Confused Eusarca Moth - wingspan approx. 4 cm - High Park - June 2016
More Grapevine Looper Moths
Updated September 29 2016
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Chickweed Geometer Moth (female) - wingspan approx. 2.5 cm - High Park - August 2016
More Small Engrailed Moths
Updated October 19 2016
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Small Engrailed Moth - wingspan approx. 3 cm - High Park - July 2016
Common Gray Moth - wingspan approx. 3 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Anavitrinella
Species: Pampinaria
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Common Gray Moth - wingspan approx. 3 cm - High Park - July 2016
More Common Gray Moths
Updated October 19 2016
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Birch Angle - wingspan approx. 3 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Macaria
Species: Notata
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Birch Angle - wingspan approx. 3 cm - High Park - August 2016
Common Angle - wingspan approx. 2 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Macaria
Species: Aemulataria
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Common Angle - wingspan approx. 2 cm - High Park - July 2016
More Common Angle Moths
Updated November 9 2016
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Minor Angle - wingspan approx. 2 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Macaria
Species: Minorata
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Minor Angle - wingspan approx. 2 cm - High Park - July 2016
? Angle - wingspan approx. 2 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Macaria
Species: ?
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
? Angle - wingspan approx. 2 cm - High Park - August 2016
Minor Angle (M. minorata - see above) or Blurry Chocolate
Angle (M. transitaria)
Faint-spotted Angle - wingspan approx. 2.5 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Digrammia
Species: Ocellinata
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Faint-spotted Angle - wingspan approx. 2.5 cm - High Park - August 2016
Hollow-spotted Angle - wingspan approx. 2 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Digrammia
Species: Gnophosaria
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Hollow-spotted Angle - wingspan approx. 2 cm - High Park - July 2016
Fall Cankerworm Moth (male) - approx. 2.5 cm - High Park - November 2016
Pepper & Salt Moth - wingspan to 5 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Biston
Species: Betularia
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Pepper & Salt Moth - wingspan to 5 cm - High Park - July 2016
Also known as Peppered Moth
Barberry Geometer - wingspan approx. 3.5 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Coryphista
Species: Meadii
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Barberry Geometer - wingspan approx. 3.5 cm - High Park - August 2016
Sweetfern Geometer - wingspan approx. 2.5 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Cyclophora
Species: Pendulinaria
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Sweetfern Geometer - wingspan approx. 2.5 cm - High Park - August 2016
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Updated December 29 2016
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Updated January 11 2017
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Wormwood Pug Moth - wingspan approx. 2.5 cm
Order: Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Genus: Eupithecia
Species: Absinthiata
Family: Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Wormwood Pug - wingspan approx. 2.5 cm - High Park - August 2016
Second abdominal segment is blackish
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Updated February 2 2017
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Updated February 2 2017
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Pale Beauty Moth - wingspan approx. 4 cm - West Don Valley (Earl Bales Park) - September 2007