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Lasiocampidae

The family includes about 2200 described species which are distributed mainly in the Old World tropics (Scoble 1992: 314).
Identification: Buszko & Sliwinski 1978, Forster & Wohlfahrt 1960, Hoffmeyer 1974, Koch 1964, Skinner 1984.
Nomenclature according to Fauna Europaea.
Species in Belgium: 16.


WV = West-Vlaanderen LI = Limburg NA = Namur
OV = Oost-Vlaanderen BR = Brabant LG = Liège
AN = Antwerpen HA = Hainaut LX = Luxembourg
= before 1980 = 1980 – 2004 = after 2004
Species WV OV AN LI BR HA NA LG LX
Dendrolimus pini (Linnaeus, 1758)
 
Eriogaster catax (Linnaeus, 1758)
               
Eriogaster lanestris (Linnaeus, 1758)
     
Euthrix potatoria (Linnaeus, 1758)
Gastropacha populifolia (Esper, 1782)
L
Gastropacha quercifolia (Linnaeus, 1758)
L
Lasiocampa quercus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Lasiocampa trifolii ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
   L
Macrothylacia rubi (Linnaeus, 1758)
Malacosoma castrensis (Linnaeus, 1758)
L      
Malacosoma neustria (Linnaeus, 1758)
Odonestis pruni (Linnaeus, 1758)
Phyllodesma ilicifolium (Linnaeus, 1758)
       
Phyllodesma tremulifolium (Hübner, 1810)
= betulifolia (Ochsenheimer, 1810)
       
Poecilocampa populi (Linnaeus, 1758)
Trichiura crataegi (Linnaeus, 1758)
 

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