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Tribe Macariini

Moth - Digrammia atrofasciata  Curve-lined Angle - Digrammia continuata Hodges #6386 Faint-spotted Angle Moth, [i]Diagramma ocellinata[/i] ? - Rindgea subterminata Speranza pustularia - Macaria pustularia Geometridae: Digrammia gnophosaria - Digrammia gnophosaria Macaria - Geometrid Moth - Macaria TX_MOTH_7 - Psamatodes Macaria aemulataria NJ July - Macaria aemulataria
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Classification
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 Ennominae
Tribe Macariini
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Macariini Guenee, 1857
Explanation of Names
Macariini from the type genus Macaria (Curtis), a daughter of Hercules in Greek mythology. (1)
Numbers
13 genera are in the tribe Macariini(2)
Print References
Ferguson, D.C. 2008. The Moths of North America, Fascicle 17.2, Geometroidea, Geometridae, Ennominae (part: Abaxini, Cassymini, Macariini). (2)
Works Cited
1.An accentuated list of the British Lepidoptera, with hints on the derivation of the names.
Anonymous. 1858. The Entomological Societies of Oxford and Cambridge.
2.The Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 17.2, Geometroidea, Geometridae, Ennominae.
Douglas C. Ferguson . 2008. The Wedge Entomological Research Foundation.