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Tribe Ennomini

Elm Spanworm - Ennomos subsignaria Maple Spanworm - Hodges#6797 - Ennomos magnaria - female Neat moth - Ennomos magnaria Ennomos magnaria  - Ennomos magnaria Little white moth - Ennomos subsignaria Geometridae: Ennomos subsignaria - Ennomos subsignaria Geometridae: Ennomos subsignaria - Ennomos subsignaria Maple Spanworm - Ennomos magnaria
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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 Ennomini
Explanation of Names
From they type genus Ennomos, Greek meaning "lawful, just." (1)
Identification
Ennomini moths, at rest, often hold their wings folded like a butterfly
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.