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Genus Celypha

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Tortricoidea (Tortricid Moths)
Family Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Subfamily Olethreutinae
Tribe Olethreutini
Genus Celypha
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Celypha Hübner, 1825
Olethreutes (in part)
Explanation of Names
Generic epithet from Greek celyph meaning "husk, rind, shell."
Range
Holarctic.
Print References
Hübner, J., 1825. Verzeichniss bekannter Schmettlinge: 381.
Internet References