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Genus Lycomorpha

Red/orange thing - Lycomorpha fulgens black-and-yellow lichen moth - Lycomorpha pholus Could this be Lycomorpha fulgens? - Lycomorpha Black-and-yellow Lichen Moth - Lycomorpha pholus Blue-black and orange moth - Lycomorpha pholus Lycomorpha pholus? - Lycomorpha pholus Moth on milkweed - Lycomorpha Unknown Moth - Lycomorpha pholus
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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 Arctiinae (Tiger and Lichen Moths)
Tribe Lithosiini (Lichen Moths)
Subtribe Cisthenina
Genus Lycomorpha
Explanation of Names
Author: Harris 1839
There are six described Lycomorpha species in America north of Mexico(1)(2):
    Lycomorpha grotei (Packard, 1864)
    Lycomorpha regulus (Grinnell, 1903)
    Lycomorpha fulgens (H. Edwards, 1881)
    Lycomorpha splendens Barnes & McDunnough, 1912
    Lycomorpha pholus (Drury, 1773)
    Lycomorpha desertus H. Edwards, 1881
For more information see the species pages.
Works Cited
1.Annotated check list of the Noctuoidea (Insecta, Lepidoptera) of North America north of Mexico.
Donald J. Lafontaine, B. Christian Schmidt. 2010. ZooKeys 40: 1–239 .
2.Moths of Western North America
Powell and Opler. 2009. UC Press.