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Subfamily Scoliopteryginae

1083a Scoliopteryn libatrix - The Herald 8558.jpg - Scoliopteryx libatrix Hibiscus Leaf Caterpillar Moth? - Rusicada privata Anomis erosa? - Anomis erosa The Herald Moth - Scoliopteryx libatrix Rusicada privata -Hibiscus-leaf Caterpillar Moth - Rusicada privata Larva - Scoliopteryx libatrix caterpillar on willow - Scoliopteryx libatrix Anomis erosa
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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 Scoliopteryginae
Explanation of Names
Author: Herrich-Schäffer, [1852]