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Family Glyphipterigidae

small moth - Diploschizia impigritella Yellow Nutsedge Moth - Diploschizia impigritella Moth3 - Diploschizia lanista Yellow Nutsedge Moth - Diploschizia impigritella Glyphipterigidae (stinging nettle) - Glyphipterix quadragintapunctata Another micro - Diploschizia impigritella sedge moth - Glyphipterix bifasciata Yellow Nutsedge Moth - Hodges#2346 - Diploschizia impigritella
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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 Yponomeutoidea
Family Glyphipterigidae
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Glyphipterygidae Stainton, 1854
Explanation of Names
Glyphipterigidae from the type genus Glyphipterix (Hübner), from Greek meaning "notched wing." (1)
Food
Larvae feed on monocots
Works Cited
1.An accentuated list of the British Lepidoptera, with hints on the derivation of the names.
Anonymous. 1858. The Entomological Societies of Oxford and Cambridge.