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Genus Dasychira

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Lepidoptera - Butterflies and Moths
Superfamily Noctuoidea - Owlet Moths and kin
Family Erebidae
Subfamily Lymantriinae - Tussock Moths
Tribe Orgyiini
Genus Dasychira

Species atrivenosa - Dasychira atrivenosa - Hodges#8299
Species basiflava - Yellow-based Tussock Moth - Hodges#8296
Species cinnamomea - Cinnamon Tussock Moth - Hodges#8300
Species dominickaria - Dasychira dominickaria - Hodges#8303
Species dorsipennata - Sharp-lined Tussock - Hodges#8293
Species grisefacta - Dasychira grisefacta - Hodges#8306
Species leucophaea - Dasychira leucophaea - Hodges#8301
Species manto - Manto Tussock Moth - Hodges#8307
Species meridionalis - Southern Tussock Moth - Hodges#8298
Species mescalera - Dasychira mescalera - Hodges#8295
Species obliquata - Streaked Tussock Moth - Hodges#8302
Species pinicola - Pine Tussock Moth - Hodges#8305
Species plagiata - Northern Pine Tussock Moth - Hodges#8304
Species tephra - Dasychira tephra - Hodges#8292
Species vagans - Variable Tussock Moth - Hodges#8294