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Family Glyphipterigidae

Moth - Diploschizia Flower Moth - Diploschizia Sedge Moths (Glyphipterigidae) Carrionflower Moth - Acrolepiopsis incertella Sedge Moth - Drymoana blanchardi Glyphipterix circumscriptella Yellow Nutsedge moth - Diploschizia impigritella Unknown Micromoth - 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.