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Genus Lacosoma

Lacosoma chiridota - male Lacosoma chiridota - Scalloped Sack-bearer - Lacosoma chiridota - female Lacosoma chiridota Lacosoma chiridota - female Lacosoma chiridota Lacosoma chiridota - female Scalloped Sack-bearer - Lacosoma chiridota Lacosoma chiridota - female
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Mimallonoidea (Sack-bearer Moths)
Family Mimallonidae (Sack-bearer Moths)
Genus Lacosoma
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Naniteta Franclemont, 1973 has been synonymized with Lacosoma (St Laurent et al. 2018)
Numbers
Nearctica.com lists two species for North America.
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