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Family Copromorphidae - Tropical Fruitworm Moths

another one of these moths.. - Ellabella bayensis Unknown moth - Lotisma trigonana Unknown moth - Lotisma trigonana Lotisma trigonana Lotisma trigonana Moth - Ellabella No. 214 Ellabella editha? - Ellabella Lotisma trigonana
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Copromorphoidea (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.