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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Bombycidae
Reference taxon from EOL Dynamic Hierarchy Trunk

Alternative Names

Cytorus Grote 1865
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Falcogona Zolotuhin 2007
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hymenopsyche Grote 1865
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Mallodeta Turner 1922
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Mesotages Felder 1874
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Valvaribifidum Wang, Huang & Wang 2011
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Vingerhoedtia Bouyer 2008
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

silkworm moths preferred

German

Echte Spinner preferred
Recognized by mckinnel and admin

Japanese

カイコガ科 preferred
Recognized by Furui 2020, piaf, and admin

Curated hierarchies for Bombycidae

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 0.9

GBIF classification

Animalia
Arthropoda
Insecta
Lepidoptera
42182 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.