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Zamarada sp. (Geometridae Ennominae Cassymini) 2.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Geometridae
Subfamily: Ennominae
Tribe: Cassymini
Genus: Zamarada
Moore, 1887

Zamarada is a genus of moth in the family Geometridae. The type species is Zamarada translucida. Over 250 species and 35 subspecies (including nominates) have been listed.[1]


Palpi short, porrect and roughly scaled. Antennae bipectinate to two-thirds length in both sexes, with longer branches in male than in female. Hind tibia not dilated. Fore wings with vein 3 from angle of cell. Vein 7 to 9 stalked from upper angle and vein 10 absent. Vein 11 free. Hind wings with vein 3 from angle of cell.[2]

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  1. ^ Parsons, Mark S.; et al. (1999), "The Catalogue", in Scoble, M. J., Geometrid Moths of the World: A Catalogue, Collingwood, Victoria, Australia: CSIRO Publishing, ISBN 0-643-06304-8 
  2. ^ Hampson G. F. (1892). "The Fauna Of British India Including Ceylon And Burma Moths Vol-iii". Digital Library of India. p. 558. Retrieved 4 July 2016. 

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