Taxon profile


Malacosoma neustria (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Lepidoptera - butterflies and moths »  family Lasiocampidae - Eggars »  genus Malacosoma »  subgenus Clisiocampa

Scientific synonyms

Malacosoma neustrium Linnaeus, 1758

Other names

= Common Lackey
= Lackey Moth



Taxon in country check-lists*

* List of countries might not be complete

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Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Malacosoma neustria flavescens Grünberg, 1912
subspecies Malacosoma neustria formosana Matsumura, 1932
subspecies Malacosoma neustria neustria (Linnaeus, 1758)

Malacosoma neustria neustria

subspecies Malacosoma neustria testaceum (Motschulsky, 1861)

Links and literature

CZ EN Laštůvka Z., Liška J.: Checklist of Lepidoptera of the Czech Republic [] [as Malacosoma neustria (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 28 February 2009
EN Pest Information Wiki [Malacosoma_neustria]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Malacosoma neustria (Linnaeus)]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [443563]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Malacosoma neustria (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
CZ Hudec K., Kolibáč J., Laštůvka Z., Peňáz M. a kol. (2007): Příroda České republiky: průvodce faunou, Academia [as Malacosoma neustria]

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