Taxon profile


Essex Emerald
Thetidia smaragdaria (Fabricius, 1787)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Lepidoptera - butterflies and moths »  family Geometridae - Looper Caterpillars »  genus Thetidia »  subgenus Antonechloris

Scientific synonyms

Antonechloris smaragdaria (Fabricius, 1787)


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Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Thetidia smaragdaria gigantea (Millière, 1874)
subspecies Thetidia smaragdaria maritima (Prout, 1935)
subspecies Thetidia smaragdaria smaragdaria (Fabricius, 1787)
subspecies Thetidia smaragdaria volgaria (Guenée, 1858)

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [445397]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Thetidia smaragdaria (Fabricius, 1787)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
CZ EN Laštůvka Z., Liška J.: Checklist of Lepidoptera of the Czech Republic [] [as Thetidia smaragdaria (Fabricius, 1787)]
Data retrieved on: 28 February 2009

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