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Subtribe Cisthenina

Painted Lichen Moth - Hypoprepia fucosa red and black moth - Lycomorpha fulgens Subject Lichen Moth - Hodges #8071 - Cisthene packardii Lycomorpha sp - Lycomorpha Erebidae: Hypoprepia fucosa - Hypoprepia fucosa ? - Cisthene plumbea Small moth - Cisthene subrufa Clemensia albata
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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 Lithosiini (Lichen Moths)
Subtribe Cisthenina
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Formerly tribe Cisthenini, when the current Lithosiini was Lithosiinae.
Explanation of Names
Authors: Bendib & Minet, 1999
Food
algae and lichens