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Genus Eubaphe

The Beggar - Eubaphe mendica Moth # 07-130 - Eubaphe unicolor Moth 09.06.12 (11) - Eubaphe mendica Moth - Eubaphe mendica Orange Moth - Eubaphe unicolor Geometridae: Eubaphe mendica - Eubaphe mendica Orange moth - Eubaphe unicolor MothTheBeggar_Eubaphe_mendica05302019_GH_ - Eubaphe mendica
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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 Larentiinae
Tribe Eudulini
Genus Eubaphe
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Eubaphe Hübner, 1823
Explanation of Names
Likely rom Greek prefix eu- thoroughly + baph dye; dip; baptize (1). Thus "thoroughly dyed" (?).
Nearctica (2) lists five North American species in genus.
Works Cited
1.Dictionary of Word Roots and Combining Forms
Donald J. Borror. 1960. Mayfield Publishing Company.
2.Nearctica: Nomina Insecta Nearctica