Timandra amaturaria

Cross-Lined Wave

Timandra amaturaria, Sterrhine (Geometrid) Moth, photo from West Virginia

Family: Geometridae

Subfamily: Sterrhinae

Wingspan: 20 - 27 mm


The larval hosts of Timandra amaturaria are species of docks, morning glories, and buckwheats.

Range: in the United States, from the Great Plains eastward. In Canada, there are a number of records from Ontario.

Photo data: 15 August 2014. Ruraldale, Upshur County, West Virginia.

GPS data: 39.0721, -80.2443. Elevation 353 meters above sea level.