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Subfamily Erebinae

Catocala sp. - Catocala residua Heteranassa mima A Catocalinae sp. - Euparthenos nubilis Toothed Somberwing - Euclidia cuspidea Figure-seven Moth - Drasteria grandirena Drasteria divergens Catocala cara Erebidae - Catocala clintonii
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Noctuoidea (Owlet Moths and kin)
Family Erebidae
Subfamily Erebinae
Explanation of Names
Erebinae from the type genus Erebus (Latreille), Greek meaning "from the darkness." (1)
Works Cited
1.Dictionary of Word Roots and Combining Forms
Donald J. Borror. 1960. Mayfield Publishing Company.