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Genus Lithacodes

Yellow-shouldered Slug Moth - Lithacodes fasciola Graceful Slug Moth - Hodges #4664 - Lithacodes gracea Unknown Moth at edge of a stream 8/5/09 - Lithacodes fasciola Limacodid - Lithacodes fasciola Lithacodes fasciola Yellow-shouldered Slug Moth - Lithacodes fasciola yellow-shouldered slug - Lithacodes fasciola Lithacodes fasciola
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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 Lithacodes
Explanation of Names
Generic epithet means "snail." (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.