Large Maple Spanworm Moth
Prochoerodes lineola (=transversata) (Dru.)
Geometer
Hodges 6982


June 1, 2007

Identification: Covell, Moths of Eastern North America, Page 373. Similar to Curve-toothed Geometer, but wing margins are not scalloped. The short upper section of the post-median line curves outward. Flight periods are April through October. The caterpillar host plants are apple, blueberry, cherry, geranium, maple, oak, soybean, and walnut.

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