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Genus Elophila

Waterlily Borer Moth - Elophila gyralis Waterlilly Leafcutter Moth - Elophila obliteralis moth unknown29 20120718 - Elophila obliteralis moth - Elophila tinealis Elophila gyralis – Waterlily Borer Moth - Elophila gyralis Waterlily Borer - Hodges#4751 - Elophila gyralis - female Are these all Elophila obliteralis? - Elophila obliteralis Waterlily Leafcutter - Elophila obliteralis
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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