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Tribe Boarmiini

Moth # 07-249 Dimorphic Gray ? - Tornos 6486 Dimorphic Gray Moth - Tornos scolopacinaria - female Small Engrailed - Ectropis crepuscularia 6585  - Iridopsis fragilaria - female Geometridae: Anavitrinella pampinaria - Anavitrinella pampinaria - male White-Tipped Black Moth - Melanchroia chephise Geometridae 12.2.16
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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 Boarmiini
Explanation of Names
Boarmiini from the original type genus Boarmia (Treitschke), Greek meaning "ox-yoker," a nickname of the goddess Athene (Athena). Boarmia now synonomyzed with Hypomecis (Hübner). (1), (2)
See Also
Some species from other tribes may be easily confused with Boarmiini.
Examples: