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Genus Cabera

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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 Caberini
Genus Cabera
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Cabera Treitschke, 1825
Deilinia Hübner, 1825
Cabira Sodoffsky, 1837
Explanation of Names
Generic epithet Cabera from Greek mythology. Cabera is the daughter of Proteus. (1), (2)
Numbers
5 species in North America.
4 species in Canada (CBIF).
Range
Represented throughout North America, including the arctic.
Internet References
pinned adult images - 8 examples of the 4 species occurring in Canada (CBIF)