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Genus Hypomecis

Umber Moth - Hodges #6439 - Hypomecis umbrosaria - male Umber Moth or something similar? - Hypomecis umbrosaria Hypomecis umbrosaria Hypomecis buchholzaria? - Hypomecis Hypomecis umbrosaria - Umber Moth - Hypomecis umbrosaria Moth to porch light  - Hypomecis - male Hypomecis Species - Hypomecis longipectinaria Hypomecis Species - Hypomecis longipectinaria
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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 Boarmiini
Genus Hypomecis
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Hypomecis Hübner, 1821
Cymatophora Hübner, [1806]
Boarmia Treitschke, 1825
Dryocoetis Hübner, [1825]
Alcippe Gumppenberg, 1887
Narapa Moore, [1887]
Pseudangerona Moore, [1887]
Serraca Moore, [1887]
Astacuda Moore, 1888
Maidana Swinhoe, 1900
Pseudoboarmia McDunnough, 1920
Erobatodes Wehrli, 1943
Print References
Works Cited
1.Arthropods of Florida and Neighboring Land Areas: Lepidoptera of Florida
J.B. Heppner. 2003. Florida Department of Agriculture 17(1): 1-670.