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Genus Natada

Nason's Slug Caterpillar - Natada nasoni Nason's slug - Natada nasoni Nason's Slug caterpillar - Natada nasoni Natada nasoni Nason's Slug - Natada nasoni  Nason's Slug - Hodges#4679 - Natada nasoni Oak slug - Natada nasoni Green Slug Moth caterpillar? - Natada nasoni
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Classification
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 Limacodidae (Slug Caterpillar Moths)
Genus Natada
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Natada Walker, 1855.
Explanation of Names
The names of at least three moth genera, Datana (Notodontidae), Nadata, (Notodontidae), and Natada (Limacodidae) are anagrams. These genera were named by Francis Walker in 1855, and perhaps only he knew which came first!
Numbers
This genus has two Nearctic species (1).