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Genus Oxydia

moth with a lions face on  it - Oxydia vesulia Oxydia vesulia moth - Oxydia vesulia Oxydia vesulia - female Medium sized unknown moth - Oxydia vesulia Maybe Oxydia vesulia - Oxydia vesulia Oxydia vesulia moth - Oxydia vesulia
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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 Ourapterygini
Genus Oxydia
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Author: Guenee, 1857
Numbers
6 species in North America (nearctica.com)
Size
wingspan about 50 mm
Range
Florida
also represented in Carribean islands, Central and South America
Internet References
pinned adult image of O. vesulia (Catalog of the Lepidoptera of the French Antilles)