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Family Copromorphidae - Tropical Fruitworm Moths

Ellabella editha another one of these moths.. - Ellabella bayensis Lotisma trigonana Ellabella editha Copromorphidae: Ellabella editha - Ellabella editha moth - Lotisma trigonana Caddisfly or moth? - Ellabella Ellabella bayensis - Ellabella
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Carposinoidea (Fruitworm Moths)
Family Copromorphidae (Tropical Fruitworm Moths)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Copromorphidae Meyrick, 1905
Explanation of Names
Copromorphidae from the type genus Copromorpha (Meyrick), Greek meaning "appears like excrement," referring to the moth's camouflage.
Numbers
5 species in 2 genera in North America.