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Tribe Anacampsini

2253  - Strobisia iridipennella Stripe-backed Moth, 2229 - Battaristis vittella Moth IMG_4229 - Battaristis vittella Coverdale's Anacampsis, 2234 - Anacampsis coverdalella Anacampsis agrimoniella  - Anacampsis agrimoniella unknown - Battaristis undescribed Anacampsis fullonella  - Anacampsis fullonella Mesophleps adustipennis
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Gelechioidea (Twirler Moths and kin)
Family Gelechiidae (Twirler Moths)
Subfamily Anacampsinae
Tribe Anacampsini
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Anacampsini Bruand, 1850
Numbers
46 described species in 8 genera in our area (1).
Identification
A very morphologically uniform group (2).
Works Cited
1.Annotated taxonomic checklist of the Lepidoptera of North America, North of Mexico
Pohl, G.R., Patterson, B., & Pelham, J.P. 2016. ResearchGate.net.
2.A molecular analysis of the Gelechiidae (Lepidoptera, Gelechioidea) with an interpretative grouping of its taxa
Karsholt, O., M. Mutanen, S. Lee, & L. Kaila. 2013. Systematic Entomology. 38 (2):334–348.