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Genus Drepana

Arched Hooktip Moth - Drepana arcuata Arched hooktip (Drepana arcuata)? - Drepana arcuata 1998 Drepana arcuata - Arched Hooktip 6251 - Drepana arcuata Arched Hooktip - Drepana arcuata Arched Hooktip - Drepana arcuata nice - Drepana arcuata  Deprana arcuata - Drepana arcuata Two-lined Hooktip - Drepana bilineata
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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Drepanoidea (Hooktip and False Owlet Moths)
Family Drepanidae (Hooktip and False Owlet Moths)
Subfamily Drepaninae (Hooktip Moths)
Genus Drepana
Explanation of Names
Possibly from Greek δρέπανον (drépanon), meaning sickle.