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Tribe Arctiini - Tiger Moths

white moth - Hyphantria cunea Striking moth (2) - Haploa Moth - Cisseps fulvicollis Veined Ctenucha - Ctenucha venosa Banded Tussock Moth? - Halysidota Erebidae: Cycnia oregonensis - Cycnia oregonensis dark moth with red on head - Euchaetes zella ochre colored moth with snout - Virbia
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Noctuoidea (Owlet Moths and kin)
Family Erebidae
Subfamily Arctiinae (Tiger and Lichen Moths)
Tribe Arctiini (Tiger Moths)
Explanation of Names
From the type genus Arctia, from Greek meaning "bear", for the appearance of the hairy larvae. (1)
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.