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Lymantria monacha(LYMAMO)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: LYMAMO
  • Preferred name: Lymantria monacha
  • Authority: (Linnaeus)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Liparis monacha (Linnaeus)
Ocneria monacha (Linnaeus)
Porthetria monacha (Linnaeus)
Psilura monacha (Linnaeus)

Common names
Name Language
nonne Danish
Fichtenspinner German
Nonne German
black-arched tussock moth English
black arches moth English
nun moth English
lagarta monacha Spanish
mariposa monja Spanish
havununna Finnish
bombyx moine French
moine French
nonne French
monaca Italian
vienuolis verpikas Lithuanian
nonnetje Dutch
nonvlinder Dutch
barskognonne Norwegian
волнянка-монашенка Russian
barrskogsnunna Swedish
nunna Swedish
Kingdom Animalia ( 1ANIMK )
Phylum Arthropoda ( 1ARTHP )
Subphylum Hexapoda ( 1HEXAQ )
Class Insecta ( 1INSEC )
Order Lepidoptera ( 1LEPIO )
Family Erebidae ( 1EREBF )
Genus Lymantria ( 1LYMAG )
Species Lymantria monacha ( LYMAMO )