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Species Euclea incisa - Hodges#4696

Limacodidae - Slug Caterpillar Moths? - Euclea incisa Limacodidae - Slug Caterpillar Moths? - Euclea incisa Limacodidae - Slug Caterpillar Moths? - Euclea incisa Euclea incisa Spiny oak slug?  - Euclea incisa Mid western Kansas  - Euclea incisa
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
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 Euclea
Species incisa (Euclea incisa - Hodges#4696)
Hodges Number
4696
Identification
Probably best separated from E. delphinii by range. Much more extensive green coloration than E. nanina.
Range
Louisiana and Oklahoma west through Texas and New Mexico to Arizona
Internet References
Moths of SE Arizona - Image of pinned adults

Maury Heiman's photo of E. incisa from Medina County, Texas; specimen collected and identified by Marc Epstein