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Superfamily Alucitoidea - Many-plume Moths

Six-Plume Moth - Alucita montana Very small moth - Alucita montana Alucitidae - Alucita montana 2313  - Alucita montana Moth - Alucita Montana Six-plume Moth - Alucita montana Moth? - Alucita chironomid ? - Alucita
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Alucitoidea (Many-plume Moths)
Explanation of Names
Alucitoidea is from the type genus Alucita, Latin meaning "gnat." (1)
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.