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Family Drepanidae - Hooktip & False Owlet Moths

moth - Pseudothyatira cymatophoroides Lettered Habrosyne - 6235 - (Habrosyne scripta) - Habrosyne scripta - female Brown with white spots - Pseudothyatira cymatophoroides Arched Hooktip - Drepana arcuata 6252 Two-lined Hooktip - Drepana bilineata Moth ID Please - Pseudothyatira cymatophoroides Eudeilinia luteifera Two-lined Hooktip - Hodges#6252 - Drepana bilineata
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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
No Taxon (Moths)
Superfamily Drepanoidea
Family Drepanidae (Hooktip & False Owlet Moths)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Includes the former family Thyatiridae as a subfamily (Thyatirinae).
throughout North America except Yukon and Alaska
Subfamily Drepaninae (Hooktip Moths)
3 genera in North America: Drepana, Eudeilinia, Oreta

Subfamily Thyatirinae (False Owlet Moths)
Tribe Ceranemotini
2 genera in North America: Bycombia, Ceranemota

Tribe Habrosynini
2 genera in North America: Habrosyne, Pseudothyatira

Tribe Macrothyatirini
1 genus in North America: Euthyatira

Tribe Thyatirini
1 genus in North America: Thyatira
Internet References
Drepanoidea of Canada shows pinned adult images of 12 species. Among the Drepaninae, Eudeilinia herminiata does not have hook-tipped wings.
pinned adult images of 11 species by Jim Vargo (Moth Photographers Group)
pinned adult images of 15 species by various photographers (Moth Photographers Group)