family Arctiidae

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: Arctiidae - tiger moths
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
Lepidoptera, order Lepidoptera - moths and butterflies
arctiid, arctiid moth - stout-bodied broad-winged moth with conspicuously striped or spotted wings; larvae are hairy caterpillars
Callimorpha, genus Callimorpha - cinnabar moths
woolly bear moth - larva of moth of the family Arctiidae
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On the lepidopterous fauna of Arunachal Pradesh & adjoining areas of Assam in North-East India: family Arctiidae. Technical Monograph of the Zoological Survey of India 6: 1-65.
The Moths of Borneo: Family Arctiidae, Subfamily Lithosiinae.
In the United States, the Park Service and Forest Service examine both lichens and lichen-feeding moths (family Arctiidae, subfamily Lithosiinae) for this purpose.