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Genus Callisto

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Gracillarioidea (Ribbed Cocoon-maker and Leaf Blotch Miner Moths)
Family Gracillariidae (Leaf Blotch Miner Moths)
Subfamily Parornichinae
Genus Callisto
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Callisto Stephens, 1834
Explanation of Names
Generic epithet is the nymph Callisto of Greek mythology retold in Ovid's Metamorphoses.