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Family Copromorphidae - Tropical Fruitworm Moths

Ellabella editha 1088a Lotisma trigonana 2312 - Lotisma trigonana Ellabella editha Unknown moth - Lotisma trigonana Ellabella melanoclista Crambid Snout Moth - Ellabella editha Lotisma trigonana Ellabella,  (specimen DSC0220-001) dorsal veiw - Ellabella
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Copromorphoidea (Fruitworm Moths)
Family Copromorphidae (Tropical Fruitworm Moths)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Copromorphidae Meyrick, 1905
Explanation of Names
Copromorphidae from the type genus Copromorpha (Meyrick), Greek meaning "appears like excrement," referring to the moth's camouflage.
Numbers
5 species in 2 genera in North America.