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Genus Norape

White Flannel moth - Hodges#4650 - Norape cretata Tiger? with furry legs - Norape cretata Is this the male? - Norape tener - male Nearby was a mating pair of Norape - Norape tener - male - female Mesquite Stinger Moth - Norape tener - female White Flannel Moth Cat? - Norape cretata Lepidoptera i.d. ? - Norape virgo Norape ovina - Norape cretata
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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 Megalopygidae (Flannel Moths)
Genus Norape
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Norape Walker, 1855
= Carama Walker, 1855; synonomy in Proc. Ent. Soc. Wash. 12(4): 163
= Mallotodesma Wallengren, 1858
= Ulosota Grote, 1864
= Sulychra Butler, 1878
= Anarchylus Dyar, 1905