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Family Tineidae - Clothes Moths

unknown strange worm - Phereoeca uterella Worm Thing? - Phereoeca uterella Tinea pellionella ? - Tinea pellionella Name this bug, likes showers in Florida - Phereoeca uterella household casebearer moth larva - Phereoeca uterella Unknown Larvae - Phereoeca uterella Pod found on a floor at home.  - Phereoeca uterella Worm in casing - Phereoeca uterella
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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 Tineoidea
Family Tineidae (Clothes Moths)
Explanation of Names
From genus Tinea Linnaeus, 1758, which see.
Numbers
15 subfamilies, 320 genera, and more than 3,000 known species in the world. At least 49 genera and 112 species in North America.
See Also
Internet References
Wikipedia--Tineidae
Natural History Museum-- Global Taxonomic Database