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Family Tineidae - Clothes Moths

Tent bug ? - Phereoeca uterella Worm Thing? - Phereoeca uterella Trailer (of) Trash - Phereoeca uterella unknown insect found in animal dish - Phereoeca uterella Carpet Bagger Caterpillar - Tinea pellionella Casemaking clothes moth - Tinea pellionella Larva in sand cocoon - Phereoeca uterella Bug looks like lint - Tinea pellionella
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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