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Subfamily Erebinae

Large brown moth with an odd pattern - Zale lunata big moth - Catocala cara moth - Mocis latipes caterpillar - Catocala Cellar Melipotis? - Melipotis cellaris Zale lunata Erebidae? - Toxonprucha crudelis Eustrotiinae?
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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), (2)
Works Cited
1.Dictionary of Word Roots and Combining Forms
Donald J. Borror. 1960. Mayfield Publishing Company.
2.An accentuated list of the British Lepidoptera, with hints on the derivation of the names.
Anonymous. 1858. The Entomological Societies of Oxford and Cambridge.