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Genus Meskea

Window-winged Moth - Hodges #6085 - Meskea dyspteraria Meskea dysptereria - Meskea dyspteraria Lucky find - Meskea dyspteraria Hodges#6085 - Meskea dyspteraria Meskea dysteraria - Meskea dyspteraria Interesting moth.  - Meskea dyspteraria Meskea dyspteraria window winged moth - Meskea dyspteraria
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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Thyridoidea (Window-winged Moths)
Family Thyrididae (Window-winged Moths)
Subfamily Siculodinae
Genus Meskea
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Meskea Grote, 1877
Explanation of Names
Named in honor of Otto von Meske (1837-1890).
Print References
Grote, A.R., 1877. A new genus and species of geometrae. The Canadian Entomologist 9(6): 114.