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About 1500 species in 150 genera. According to Lemaire and Minet (1999) the family may be divided into five subfamilies: Chionopsychinae, Chondrosteginae, Poecilocampinae, Macromphaliinae and Lasiocampinae. The last one is by far the most diverse.


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