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Family Pyralidae - Pyralid Moths

Bee Moth - Hodges#5629 - Aphomia sociella unknown moth - Sciota uvinella PYRALID MOTH - Aglossa pinguinalis 5775.3 Salebriaria squamopalpiella  - Salebriaria squamopalpiella Pyralid - Pococera robustella Pyralidae: Intejectio niviella - Interjectio niviella Hodges #5531 – Hypsopygia nostralis – Southern Hayworm Moth - Hypsopygia nostralis Paralipsa fulminalis, 5633.1 - Aphomia fulminalis
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
No Taxon (Moths)
Superfamily Pyraloidea
Family Pyralidae (Pyralid Moths)
Other Common Names
Snout moths
Pronunciation
pye-RAL-id-ee
Size
small to medium-size: wingspan usually between 9 and 37 mm
Range
cosmopolitan
Print References
Solis, M. Alma (2007) Phylogenetic studies and modern classification of the Pyraloidea (Lepidoptera) (read online)