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Lasiocampidae
870003.007687Phyllodesma americana (Harris, 1841) – Lappet Moth

© Edna Woodward
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Synonymy: Gastropacha americana Harris, 1841
Gastropacha alascensis Packard, 1870
Phyllodesma angelorum Lajonquière, 1969
Phyllodesma ardens Lajonquière, 1969
Phyllodesma arizonensis Lajonquière, 1969
Phyllodesma borealis Lajonquière, 1969
Gastropacha californica Packard, 1872
Phyllodesma canadensis Lajonquière, 1969
Lasiocampa carpinifolia Boisduval, 1868
Phyllodesma celsivolans Lajonquière, 1969
Phyllodesma cinerascens Lajonquière, 1969
Phyllodesma clarinervata Lajonquière, 1969
Phyllodesma coturnix Lajonquière, 1969
Phyllodesma dyari Rivers, 1893
Gastropacha ferruginea Packard, 1864
Phyllodesma franciscana Lajonquière, 1969
Gastropacha mildei Stretch, 1872
Phyllodesma nevadensis Lajonquière, 1969
Gastropacha occidentis Walker, 1855
Phyllodesma preciosa Lajonquière, 1969
Phyllodesma rockiesensis Lajonquière, 1969
Gastropacha roseata Stretch, 1872
Phyllodesma sanctilaurentis Lajonquière, 1969
Phyllodesma texana Lajonquière, 1969
Phyllodesma transiens Lajonquière, 1969
References
Phyllodesma americana
© Anthony W. Thomas
Phyllodesma americana
© John Davis
Phyllodesma americana
© Steve Nanz
Phyllodesma americana
© John Davis
Phyllodesma americana
© Jason Dombroskie
Phyllodesma americana
© Nolie Schneider
Phyllodesma americana
© Doug Macaulay
Phyllodesma americana
© Jason Husveth
Phyllodesma americana
© Jason Husveth
Phyllodesma americana
© Carol Wolf
Phyllodesma americana
30mm – © Jim Vargo
Phyllodesma americana
© Jeffrey C. Miller
Phyllodesma americana
- dyari - Neotype - LG – (cc) U.S.N.M.
Phyllodesma americana
© Jason Dombroskie

Phyllodesma americana
© Janice Stiefel
5th instar - 31 days
Phyllodesma americana
© Canadian National Collection LG

Phyllodesma americana
© Canadian National Collection LG

Phyllodesma americana
© McGuire Center LG


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