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Related to Lymantridae: Lymantriidae
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Noun1.Lymantriidae - tussock moths
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
Lepidoptera, order Lepidoptera - moths and butterflies
lymantriid, tussock moth - dull-colored moth whose larvae have tufts of hair on the body and feed on the leaves of many deciduous trees
tussock caterpillar - larva of a tussock moth
genus Lymantria, Lymantria - type genus of the Lymantriidae; a pest (Lymantria means `destroyer')
Euproctis, genus Euproctis - a genus of Lymantriidae
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Changes in external morphology and integument ultrastructure of the 5th instar larvae of Lymantria dispar (Lepidoptera: Lymantridae) treated by 20-hydroxyecdysone.
Temporal Distribution of Lepidopterans: Lepidopteran populations were recorded minimum during summer 1.85 Percent of the total data from which 50 Percent were members of Noctuidae, 43.31 Percent of Lymantridae, 5.77 Percent of Pieridae, and 1.92 Percent of members of Plutellidae.
(Lepidoptera: Lymantridae), on the capture of males in pheromone-baited traps.