Definition of Genus malacosoma

1. Noun. Tent caterpillars.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Malacosoma

genus Macrotyloma
genus Macrozamia
genus Macrozoarces
genus Madia
genus Madoqua
genus Maeandra
genus Magicicada
genus Magnolia
genus Mahonia
genus Maia
genus Maianthemum
genus Maja
genus Majorana
genus Makaira
genus Malaclemys
genus Malacosoma
genus Malacothamnus
genus Malaxis
genus Malcolmia
genus Mallotus
genus Malope
genus Malopterurus
genus Malosma
genus Malpighia
genus Malus
genus Malva
genus Malvastrum
genus Malvaviscus
genus Mammea
genus Mammillaria

Literary usage of Genus malacosoma

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1. The Moth Book: A Popular Guide to a Knowledge of the Moths of North America by William Jacob Holland (1903)
"The habitat FIG. \fy.-H. f^.v . . . $• t- of the species is Arizona. Genus MALACOSOMA Hiibner (i) Malacosoma americana Fabricius, Plate X, Fig. 12, ? ..."

2. A Natural History of the British Lepidoptera: A Text-book for Students and by James William Tutt (1902)
"... genus Malacosoma for castrensis, neustria, &c. (the divergent loti, which he included, not agreeing with the generic diagnosis), while, ..."

3. A Natural History of the British Lepidoptera: A Text-book for Students and by James William Tutt (1900)
"... Denbigh, Leicester and Lincoln. These are matters that still require to be elucidated by the British lepidopterist. The genus Malacosoma is essentially ..."

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