genus Lymantria


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Noun1.genus Lymantria - type genus of the Lymantriidaegenus Lymantria - type genus of the Lymantriidae; a pest (Lymantria means `destroyer')
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
gipsy moth, gypsy moth, Lymantria dispar - European moth introduced into North America; a serious pest of shade trees
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The taxonomy of the genus Lymantria Hubner, [1819] (Lepidoptera: Lymantriidae).