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Subfamily Cemiostominae

Proleucoptera smilaciella St. Andrews leaf miner on Smilax glauca SA251 2015 2 - Proleucoptera smilaciella Leucoptera pachystimella? ex Paxistima myrsinites - Leucoptera pachystimella Proleucoptera smilaciella? - Proleucoptera smilaciella Paraleucoptera albella Paraleucoptera albella Sebastian Inlet State Park leaf miner on Erythrina herbacea D1242 2018 2 - Leucoptera erythrinella Sebastian Inlet State Park leaf miner on Erythrina herbacea D1242 2018 4 - Leucoptera erythrinella
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Yponomeutoidea (Ermine Moths and kin)
Family Lyonetiidae (Lyonet Moths)
Subfamily Cemiostominae
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Cemiostominae Spuler, 1898
Numbers
4 genera, 10 species in our area (1).
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.