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Tribe Caberini

6686 Drepanulatrix foeminaria - Drepanulatrix foeminaria - female Episemasia cervinaria (Packard)  - Episemasia cervinaria Hodges #6706 – Pterospoda nigrescens? - Pterospoda nigrescens - male 6692  - Drepanulatrix monicaria - female Drepanulatrix hulstii Yellow moth with orange lines - Drepanulatrix Pterospoda kunzei  - Pterospoda kunzei Caterpillar ID ??? - Ilexia intractata
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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 Caberini
Explanation of Names
Caberini from the type genus Cabera (Treitschke), from Greek mythology. Cabera is the daughter of Proteus. (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.