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Genus Pseudothyatira

Tufted Thyatirin - Pseudothyatira cymatophoroides Orange caterpillar - Pseudothyatira cymatophoroides Tufted Thyratirn - Pseudothyatira cymatophoroides Tufted Thyatirin - Pseudothyatira cymatophoroides Pseudothyatira cymatophoroides Tufted Thyatirid moth - Pseudothyatira cymatophoroides Tufted Thyatirid Moth - Pseudothyatira cymatophoroides Tufted Thyatirid Moth - Pseudothyatira cymatophoroides
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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)
Family Drepanidae (Hooktip and False Owlet Moths)
Subfamily Thyatirinae (False Owlet Moths)
Tribe Habrosynini
Genus Pseudothyatira
Numbers
one species in North America
Size
wingspan 41-43 mm
Range
across southern Canada, and all of United States except the gulf coast states
Internet References
pinned adult images of two forms of P. cymatophoroides (CBIF)