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Genus Spilosoma

Virginian Tiger Moth with empty cocoon - Spilosoma virginica TIger moth - Spilosoma virginica Which Lepidoptera family, genus or sp? - Spilosoma virginica Hairy Yellow Caterpillar - Spilosoma virginica Virginia White Tiger Moth - Spilosoma Moth Larva - Spilosoma virginica Virginian Tiger Moth - Spilosoma virginica White moth with orange body - Spilosoma virginica
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Noctuoidea (Owlet Moths and kin)
Family Erebidae
Subfamily Arctiinae (Tiger and Lichen Moths)
Tribe Arctiini (Tiger Moths)
Subtribe Spilosomina
Genus Spilosoma
Explanation of Names
Author: Curtis 1825
Numbers
Nearctica lists 7 species
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