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Lasiocampidae
870018.007702Malacosoma californica (Packard, 1864) – Western Tent Caterpillar Moth

© Randy Hardy
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Synonymy: Clisiocampa californica Packard, 1864
Clisiocampa calificornica Packard, 1864
Clisiocampa californica Walker, 1865
Clisiocampa perlutea Neumögen & Dyar, 1893
Bombyx pseudoneustria Boisduval, 1868
Clisiocampa thoracica Stretch, 1881
Clisiocampa ambisimile Dyar, 1893
Malacosoma recenseo Dyar, 1928
Clisiocampa pluvialis Dyar, 1893
Clisiocampa lutescens Neumögen & Dyar, 1893
Clisiocampa fragilis Stretch, 1881
Clisiocampa mus Neumögen, 1893
References
Malacosoma californica
© Joyce Gross
Malacosoma californica
© Dick Wilson
Malacosoma californica
© Marius V. Aurelian
Malacosoma californica
© Phil Huntley-Franck
Malacosoma californica
28mm – © Jim Vargo
Malacosoma californica
28mm – © Jim Vargo
Malacosoma californica
- lutescens - Lectotype - LG – (cc) U.S.N.M.
Malacosoma californica
© Canadian National Collection LG

Malacosoma californica
© Canadian National Collection LG

Malacosoma californica
© John Ashley LG

Malacosoma californica
© Mike Mclvor

Malacosoma californica
© Marius V. Aurelian

Malacosoma californica
© John G. Franclemont CUIC LG

Malacosoma californica
© John G. Franclemont CUIC LG

Malacosoma californica
© Bob Webster LG


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