Tethea or (Poplar Lutestring)

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Tethea or (Poplar Lutestring)

Tethea or (Poplar Lutestring)
Originator: Frode Falkenberg

Systematics :

Kingdom: Animalia (Animals)
Phylum: Arthropoda (Articulate animals)
Class: Insecta (Insects)
Order: Lepidoptera (Moths and butterflies)
Group: "Macro-heterocera" (Macro-moths)
Family: Drepanidae (Hooktip & false owlet moths)
Subfamily: Thyatirinae
Genus: Tethea
Species: Tethea or (Poplar Lutestring)

Norwegian name: Ospehalvspinner

Host plants: Aspen (Populus tremula), Aspen and Poplar (Populus), Birch (Betula), Black Poplar (Populus nigra), Eastern Balsam Poplar (Populus balsamifera), Willows, Sallows and Osiers (Salix)

Confusion species: Ochropacha duplaris (Common Lutestring), Tethea ocularis (Figure of Eighty)