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Family Pyralidae - Pyralid Moths

Pink-fringed Dolichomia Moth - Hypsopygia Strange Moth 1 - Galasa nigrinodis Ufa rubedinella - male Euzophera ostricolorella Hodges #6068 – Homosassa ella? Meroptera cviatella Boxwood Leaftier (Galasa nigrinodis) (Hodges #5552) Monticello Manor Chicago Cook County IL September 2014 IMG_7527 - Galasa nigrinodis 5568     Olive Arta Moth     (Arta olivalis)    - Arta olivalis
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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)