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Genus Elophila

pondside pyralid moth - Elophila icciusalis Pyraustinae - Elophila Elophila icciusalis Moth ID, please. - Elophila obliteralis - female Pondside Pyralid Moth - Elophila icciusalis Elophila obliteralis Elophila obliteralis - Waterlily Leafcutter - Elophila obliteralis Waterlily Borer - Elophila gyralis - female
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Pyraloidea (Pyralid and Crambid Snout Moths)
Family Crambidae (Crambid Snout Moths)
Subfamily Acentropinae
Tribe Nymphulini
Genus Elophila
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Munroessa
Synclita
Print References
Goater, B., M. Nuss, and W. Speidel. 2005. Pyraloidea I (Crambidae: Acentropinae, Evergestinae, Heliothelinae, Schoenobiinae, Scopariinae). Microlepidoptera of Europe, 4: 1-304