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Superfamily Drepanoidea - Hooktip and False Owlet Moths

Northern Eudeilinia - Hodges#6253 - Eudeilinia herminiata two-lined hooktip - Drepana bilineata two-lined hooktip - Drepana bilineata tufted thyatirid - Pseudothyatira cymatophoroides 3/31/18 moth - Pseudothyatira cymatophoroides Moth - Pseudothyatira cymatophoroides Lake Crabtree caterpillar 4 on Betula nigra 2020 1 - Drepana arcuata Habrosyne gloriosa
Show images of: caterpillars · adults · both
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Drepanoidea (Hooktip and False Owlet Moths)
Explanation of Names
Drepanoidae from the type genus Drepana (Schrank), Greek meaning "sickle," for the shape of the wings. (1)
Works Cited
1.Dictionary of Word Roots and Combining Forms
Donald J. Borror. 1960. Mayfield Publishing Company.