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Tribe Lasiocampini

Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth - Malacosoma americana Caterpillar - Malacosoma disstria Gloveria gargamelle 41 day old larvae - Gloveria gargamelle Moth - Malacosoma Caterpillar Img 8741 - Gloveria sphingiformis Eastern Tent Caterpillar Moth - Hodges#7701 - Malacosoma americana Purple Spotted Caterpillar - Malacosoma disstria Caterpillar  - Malacosoma americana
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Classification
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
Tribe Lasiocampini
Explanation of Names
Lasiocampini 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.