Lymantriidae


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Related to Lymantriidae: Noctuidae, Arctiidae, Tortricidae

Lymantriidae

[¦lī·mən′trī·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
The tussock moths, a family of heteroneuran lepidopteran insects in the superfamily Noctuoidea; the antennae of males is broadly pectinate and there is a tuft of hairs on the end of the female abdomen.
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Emergence of Palmistichus elaeisis (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) from pupae of Thagona tibialis (Lepidoptera: Lymantriidae) collected in the medicinal plant Terminalia catappa (Combretaceae).
Este es el caso del AcNPV, con el cual se realizo un estudio sobre su hospedero permisivo Heliothis virescens (Lepidoptera: Lymantriidae) y uno semi-permisivo H.
Immature stages of High Arctic Gynaephora species (Lymantriidae) and notes on their biology at Alexandra Fiord, Ellesmere Island, Canada.
Study on the nutritional reserves and cold hardiness of overwintering larvae of pistachio white leaf borer, Ocneria terebintina (Lepidoptera: Lymantriidae) in Rafsanjan township and physiological evaluation of some IGRs against the larvae.
Lymantria dispar (Family Lymantriidae) typically feeds at night and hides during the day.
Oxydia vesulia and Sarsina violascens Herrich-Schaffer (Lymantriidae) comprised the highest percentages of individuals in Felipe (51.4 and 52.5%, respectively), whereas Dirphia rosacordis Walker (Saturniidae) was most abundant in Ponte Maria (24.0%), S.
Effect of culture substrates on virulence of Beauveria bassiana (Ascomycota: Cordycipitaceae) conidia against the browntail moth, Euproctis chrysorrhoea (Lepidoptera: Lymantriidae).
Este arbol se afecto por la ubicacion de la familia Noctuidae como grupo parafiletico de las familias Arctiidae y Lymantriidae y todas las familias quadrifinas (las cuales presentan este tipo de venacion, vena MA2, en las alas posteriores).