Nemoria sp.

Geometer Moth


Family: Geometridae

Subfamily: Geometrinae

Tribe: Nemoriini


Nemoria is a monophyletic genus containing about 135 named species. Evolutionarily, the group appears to have South American origin, with a number of separate introductions into North America (Canfield, et al., 2008).

Photo location: Tuis, Cartago province, Costa Rica.

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