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Tribe Angeronini

Obtuse Euchlaena -- Just ID'd it myself...needs to be moved please? - Euchlaena obtusaria Common Lytrosis - Lytrosis unitaria xanthotype - Xanthotype Moth - Euchlaena muzaria - male unknown moth - Euchlaena moth 3 - Xanthotype Xanthotype - female Xanthotype sp. - Xanthotype
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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 Angeronini
Explanation of Names
Angeronini from the type genus Angerona, for the Greek goddess of silence (Pliny 3,9,5). (1)
Works Cited
1.An accentuated list of the British Lepidoptera, with hints on the derivation of the names.
Anonymous. 1858. The Entomological Societies of Oxford and Cambridge.