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Tribe Angeronini

Obtuse Euchlaena - Euchlaena obtusaria Crocus Geometer Moth - Xanthotype - male Unidentified moth - Cymatophora approximaria Illinois  Data Point - Euchlaena johnsonaria caterpillar - Xanthotype Crocus Geometer - Xanthotype Geometer Moth (Xanthotype Sp) - Xanthotype Unknown Moth - Euchlaena
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Geometroidea (Geometrid and Swallowtail Moths)
Family Geometridae (Geometrid Moths)
Subfamily Ennominae
Tribe Angeronini
Explanation of Names
Angeronini from the type genus Angerona, for the Greek goddess of silence (Pliny 3,9,5). (1)
Works Cited
1.An accentuated list of the British Lepidoptera, with hints on the derivation of the names.
Anonymous. 1858. The Entomological Societies of Oxford and Cambridge.