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Family Limacodidae - Slug Caterpillar Moths

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Lepidoptera - Butterflies and Moths
Superfamily Zygaenoidea - Flannel, Slug Caterpillar, Leaf Skeletonizer Moths and kin
Family Limacodidae - Slug Caterpillar Moths

Genus Acharia
Species extensa - Acharia extensa - Hodges#4700.1
Species stimulea - Saddleback Caterpillar Moth - Hodges#4700
Genus Adoneta
Species bicaudata - Long-horned Slug Moth - Hodges#4684
Species gemina - Adoneta gemina - Hodges#4682
Species pygmaea - Adoneta pygmaea - Hodges#4683
Species spinuloides - Purple-crested Slug Moth - Hodges#4685
Genus Alarodia
Species slossoniae - Packard's White Flannel Moth - Hodges#4673
Genus Apoda
Species biguttata - Shagreened Slug Moth - Hodges#4669
Species maxima - Apoda maxima - Hodges#4666
Species rectilinea - Rectilinea Slug Moth - Hodges#4668
Subspecies latomia - Western Rectilinea Slug Moth - Hodges#4668.1
Species y-inversum - Inverted Y Slug Moth - Hodges#4667
Genus Cryptophobetron
Species oropeso - Cryptophobetron oropeso - Hodges#4674
Genus Euclea
Species delphinii - Spiny Oak-Slug Moth - Hodges#4697
Species obliqua - Euclea obliqua - Hodges#4690
Species incisa - Euclea incisa - Hodges#4696
Species nanina - Nanina Oak-Slug Moth - Hodges#4697.1
Genus Heterogenea
Species shurtleffi - Red-eyed Button Slug - Hodges#4657
Genus Isa
Species schaefferana - Isa schaefferana - Hodges#4680
Species textula - Crowned Slug - Hodges#4681
Genus Isochaetes
Species beutenmuelleri - Beutenmueller's Slug Moth - Hodges#4675
Genus Lithacodes
Species fiskeanus - Lithacodes fiskeanus - Hodges#4663
Species gracea - Graceful Slug Moth - Hodges#4664
Species fasciola - Yellow-shouldered Slug Moth - Hodges#4665
Genus Monoleuca
Species occidentalis - Monoleuca occidentalis - Hodges#4688
Species erectifascia - Monoleuca erectifascia - Hodges#4689
Species semifascia - Pin-striped Slug Moth - Hodges#4691
Species subdentosa - Monoleuca subdentosa - Hodges#4693
Genus Natada
Species lacipea - Natada lacipea - Hodges#4651.1
Species nasoni - Nason's Slug - Hodges#4679
Genus Packardia
Species albipunctata - Packardia albipunctata - Hodges#4658
Species elegans - Elegant Tailed Slug Moth - Hodges#4661
Species geminata - Jeweled Tailed Slug Moth - Hodges#4659
Genus Paleophobetron
Species perornata - Paleophobetron perornata - Hodges#4651
Genus Parasa
Species chloris - Smaller Parasa - Hodges#4698
Species indetermina - Stinging Rose Caterpillar Moth - Hodges#4699
Genus Perola
Species clara - Perola clara - Hodges#4700.5
Genus Phobetron
Species pithecium - Hag Moth - Hodges#4677
Genus Prolimacodes
Species badia - Skiff Moth - Hodges#4671
Species trigona - Western Skiff Moth - Hodges#4670
Genus Tortricidia
Species flexuosa - Abbreviated Button Slug - Hodges#4654
Species pallida - Red-crossed Button Slug - Hodges#4653
Species testacea - Warm-chevroned Moth - Hodges#4652