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Subfamily Lasiocampinae

Caterpillar Sumter County Florida March 20, 2010 - Malacosoma americana caterpillar - Malacosoma tent caterpillars - Malacosoma californica Moth - a little worn - Malacosoma - male another caterpillar  - Malacosoma americana American Lappet Moth, 7687 - Phyllodesma americana Caterpillar - Malacosoma americana Phyllodesma americana
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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Lasiocampoidea (Tent Caterpillar and Lappet Moths)
Family Lasiocampidae (Tent Caterpillar and Lappet Moths)
Subfamily Lasiocampinae
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Lasiocampinae Harris, 1841
Explanation of Names
Lasiocampinae from the type genus Lasiocampa (Linnaeus), Greek meaning "hairy caterpillar." (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.