Lymantria

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Lymantria
Lymantria monacha FvL.jpg
Lymantria monacha
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Lymantriidae
Subfamily: Lymantriinae
Tribe: Lymantriini
Genus: Lymantria
Hübner, 1819
Species

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Synonyms
  • Porthetria Hübner, [1819]
  • Hypogymna Billberg, 1820
  • Sericaria Berthold, 1827
  • Psilura Stephens, 1828
  • Erasta Gistl, 1848
  • Morasa Walker, 1855
  • Enome Walker, 1855
  • Palasea Wallengren, 1863
  • Pegella Walker, 1866
  • Pagella Kozhanchikov, 1950
  • Sarothropyga Felder, 1874
  • Nagunda Moore, 1879
  • Barhona Moore, 1879
  • Pyramocera Butler, 1880
  • Lymantica Collenette, 1936

Lymantria is a genus of moths in the family Lymantriidae.

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References[edit]

  • Ingram, R. (2010): Gypsy Moths (Lymantria spp.) Surveillance in Australia. DAFF mimeograph.
  • Pogue, Michael G. and Schaefer, Paul W. (2007): A review of Selected Species of Lymantria Hübner, [1819] (Lepidoptera: Lymantriidae) from Subtropical and Temperate Regions of Asia, including the Descriptions of three new species, some potentially invasive to North America.
  • Schintlmeister, Alexander (2004): The Taxonomy of the genus Lymantria Hübner, [1819] (Lepidoptera: Lymantriidae).

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