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Family Zygaenidae - Leaf Skeletonizer Moths

Orange-patched Smoky Moth - Pyromorpha dimidiata Odd Caterpillar - Acoloithus falsarius Help ID - Harrisina americana Moth sp.  - Acoloithus falsarius Neoilliberis arizonica - Hodges #4634.2 - Neoilliberis arizonica - male We're thinking Neoilliberis fusca - Neoilliberis fusca Harrisina americana (Guérin) - Harrisina americana Lycid-mimic moth in daytime - Tetraclonia dyari
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
No Taxon (Moths)
Superfamily Zygaenoidea
Family Zygaenidae (Leaf Skeletonizer Moths)
Explanation of Names
From the type genus Zygaena, Greek for "a kind of shark." (1)
Numbers
25 species in 9 genera in North America. All North American genera in this family belong to subfamily Procridinae.
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.