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Family Zygaenidae - Leaf Skeletonizer Moths

Orange-patched Smokey - Pyromorpha dimidiata Neoalbertia constans? - Neoalbertia constans Unknown Moth - Harrisina metallica caterpillar - Acoloithus falsarius caterpillar on Mirabilis hirsuta (Nyctaginaceae) - Triprocris smithsoniana Pyromorpha dimidiata Could this be a Neoprocris floridana? - Neoprocris floridana Pyromorpha dimidiata? How far north is its range? - Pyromorpha dimidiata
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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 Zygaenidae (Leaf Skeletonizer Moths)
Explanation of Names
From the type genus Zygaena, Greek for "a kind of shark." (1)
Numbers
25 species in 9 genera in North America. All North American genera in this family belong to subfamily Procridinae.
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.