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Shaded Broad-bar - Scotopteryx chenopodiata
Shaded Broad-bar - Scotopteryx chenopodiata


Geometer moth - Shaded Broad-bar - Moth-butterfly
Geometer moth - Shaded Broad-bar - Moth-butterfly

Scotopteryx chenopodiata
Subspecies2
Common namesShaded Broad-bar, Shaded Broad Bar
German namesBraunbindiger Wellenlinienspanner, Platterbsenspanner, Braunbingiger Wellenstriemenspanner, Braunbinden-Wellenstriemenspanner, Wellenlinienspanner, Braunbindiger-Wellenstriemenspanner
Dutch namesBruinbandspanner
Danish namesAlmindelig spidsvingemåler
Finnish namesPihamittari
Norwegian namesVanlig bakkemåler, Brun bakkemåler
Swedish namesAllmän backmätare, Vickerbackmätare
French namesPhalène de l´Ansérine, Chénopodie, La Chénopodie
AuthorCarl von Linné (Carl Nilsson Linnæus), 1758
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia
Europe
North Europe (British Isles (United Kingdom (Great Britain (England (South England (Southwest England (Cornwall, Somerset, Devonshire)), East England (Suffolk, Norfolk, Hertfordshire, Cambridgeshire (Huntingdonshire), Bedfordshire), English Midlands (East Midlands (Leicestershire, Northamptonshire, Nottinghamshire), West Midlands (Staffordshire)), North England (Northwest England (Cheshire), Northeast England (Northumberland), Yorkshire)), Wales (Mid Wales (Montgomeryshire))), Northern Ireland), Ireland), Germany (West Germany (North Rhine-Westphalia)), Scandinavia (Norway (Vestfold, Aust-Agder, Vest-Agder, Akershus, Buskerud, Nordland, Oslo, Rogaland, Telemark, Hedmark, Hordaland, Møre and Romsdal, Nord-Trøndelag, Oppland, Sogn and Fjordane, Sør-Trøndelag, Østfold), Sweden, Denmark), Fennoscandia (Finland), Baltic region (Baltic States (Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania))), West Europe (Austria, France (South France (Occitania (Midi-Pyrenees (Haute-Garonne)))), Switzerland, Benelux (Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg), Liechtenstein), South Europe (Italy (North Italy, South Italy, Central Italy (Lazio (Rome))), Iberian Peninsula (Spain, Andorra)), Central Europe (Hungary, Poland, Czech Republic (Moravia, Bohemia), Slovakia), Southeast Europe (Romania, Yugoslavia (Slovenia, Croatia, Macedonia (Republic of Macedonia), Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia and Montenegro), Bulgaria, Greece, Albania, Moldova), East Europe (Ukraine, Belarus), Malta
Asia
West Asia (Near East (Turkey)), Far East (East Asia (Mongolia)), Central Asia (Turkestan (Kazakhstan))
Caucasus
Armenia, Georgia
Russia


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
West Palaearctic


CountriesAlbania, Andorra, Armenia, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Moldova, Mongolia, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom
Links and ReferencesScotopteryx chenopodiata in faunaeur.org
Scotopteryx chenopodiata in leps.it
Scotopteryx chenopodiata in dyntaxa.se
Scotopteryx chenopodiata in Wikipedia (English)

Description of images / photos
Photography with Cameras
Nikon D3x, Nikon D300, Canon 50D
Image editing with Photoshop
1. Shaded Broad-bar - Scotopteryx chenopodiata
2. Geometer moth - Shaded Broad-bar - Moth-butterfly
Quick search: Butterflies - Broad - Moth - Butterfly - Chenopodiata - Geometer
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderLepidoptera
Lepidopterans, Butterflies and Moths
SuborderGlossata
InfraorderHeteroneura
SectionCossina
SubsectionBombyces
SuperfamilyGeometroidea
Inchworm Moths
FamilyGeometridae
Geometer Moths, Measuringworms, Geometers, Cankerworms, Looper Moths, Geometrid Moths, Inchworms, Carpets, Emeralds, Waves, Inch-worm moths, Looper-caterpillar moths, Measuring-worm moths, Cankerworm moths, Looper Caterpillars, Inchworm Moths
SubfamilyLarentiinae
Larentiine Moths, Larentiines
TribeScotopterygini
GenusScotopteryx
Specieschenopodiata
Scotopteryx chenopodiata
Shaded Broad-bar, Shaded Broad Bar
AuthorLinnaeus, 1758
Wingspan25 mm
 
Synonyms
Cidaria chenopodaria
Cidaria chenopodiaria
Cidaria chenopodiata
Eubolia mensuaria
Eubolia mensuraria sensu
Geometra chenopodaria
Ortholitha chenopodiata
Ortholitha chenopodiata L.
Ortholitha limitata
Phalaena chenopodiata
Phasiane chenopodiata
Scotopteryx chenopodiata
Scotopteryx grisescens
Scotopteryx limitata
Scotopteryx mensuraria
Scotopteryx mensuraria (
 
Subspecies
Scotopteryx chenopodiata siberica
Scotopteryx chenopodiata sibirica
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Keywords
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NOPQRSTUVWXYZ
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