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Scopula  Schrank, 1802
Taxonomic Serial No.: 189131

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Holarctias Prout, 1913
    Calothysanis Hübner, 1823
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2014   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderLepidoptera  – butterflies, moths, papillons, papillons de nuit, Borboleta, Mariposa  
                                     FamilyGeometridae  – cankerworms, geometers, measuringworms, arpenteuses, chenilles arpenteuses, chenilles géométrales, géomètres  
                                        SubfamilySterrhinae Meyrick, 1892  
                                           TribeScopulini Duponchel, 1845  
                                              GenusScopula Schrank, 1802  
    Direct Children:  
                                                 Species Scopula aemulata (Hulst, 1896)  
                                                 Species Scopula ancellata (Hulst, 1887)  
                                                 Species Scopula apparitaria (Walker, 1861)  
                                                 Species Scopula benitaria (Barnes and McDunnough, 1913)  
                                                 Species Scopula cacuminaria (Morrison, 1874) – Frosted Tan Wave 
                                                 Species Scopula cajanderi (Herz, 1903)  
                                                 Species Scopula compensata (Walker, 1861)  
                                                 Species Scopula eburneata (Guenée in Boisduval and Guenée, 1858)  
                                                 Species Scopula frigidaria (Möschler, 1860)  
                                                 Species Scopula fuscata (Hulst, 1887)  
                                                 Species Scopula inductata (Guenée in Boisduval and Guenée, 1858) – Soft-lined Wave 
                                                 Species Scopula junctaria (Walker in D'Urban, 1861) – Simple Wave 
                                                 Species Scopula lautaria (Hübner, 1831) – Small Frosted Wave Moth 
                                                 Species Scopula limboundata (Haworth, 1809) – Large Lace-border 
                                                 Species Scopula luteolata (Hulst, 1880)  
                                                 Species Scopula ordinata (Walker, 1861)  
                                                 Species Scopula plantagenaria (Hulst, 1887)  
                                                 Species Scopula purata (Guenée in Boisduval and Guenée, 1858) – Chalky Wave Moth 
                                                 Species Scopula quadrilineata (Packard, 1876)  
                                                 Species Scopula sentinaria (Geyer, 1837)  
                                                 Species Scopula siccata McDunnough, 1939  
                                                 Species Scopula sideraria (Guenée in Boisduval and Guenée, 1858)  
                                                 Species Scopula timandrata (Walker, 1861)  
                                                 Species Scopula umbilicata (Fabricius, 1794)  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Scopula   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Scoble, Malcolm J., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1999   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Geometrid moths of the world: a catalogue (Lepidoptera, Geometridae)   
  Page(s): 1016   
  Publisher: CSIRO Publishing   
  Publication Place: Collingwood, Victoria, Australia   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0643063048   
  Notes: 2 volumes   
  Reference for: Scopula   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Sihvonen, Pasi  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: Phylogeny and classification of the Scopulini moths (Lepidoptera: Geomtridae, Sterrhinae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zoological Journal of the Linnaean Society, vol. 143, no. 4   
  Page(s): 473-530   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0024-4082   
  Reference for: Scopula   

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