Taxon profile


Aplocera plagiata (Linnaeus, 1758)

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

Scientific synonyms

Anaitis plagiaria Boisduval, 1840
Anaitis plagiata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Aplocera scotica Richardson, 1952
Aplocera terlineata Goeze, 1781
Phalaena duplicata Fabricius, 1775
Phalaena plagiata Linnaeus, 1758
Phalaena triplicata Geoffroy, 1785

Other names

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Taxon in country check-lists*

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Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Aplocera plagiata hausmanni Expòsito Hermosa, 1998
subspecies Aplocera plagiata plagiata (Linnaeus, 1758)

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [1f9eb1da-0454-4a81-a48b-feb863de1b2b]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Aplocera plagiata (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 11 February 2014
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [444530]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Aplocera plagiata (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
CZ EN Laštůvka Z., Liška J.: Checklist of Lepidoptera of the Czech Republic [] [as Aplocera plagiata (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 28 February 2009

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