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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)
    L    
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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