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Subfamily Coleophorinae

Metallic Coleophora Moth - Coleophora mayrella Coleophora sp. Seed Casebearer? - Coleophora Seed casebearer - Coleophora mayrella Coleophora Silk Casebearer - Coleophora Coleophora cratipennella - Coleophora 1350 (Coleophora quadruplex) - Coleophora caterpillar - Coleophora moth - Coleophora
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Gelechioidea (Twirler Moths and kin)
Family Coleophoridae (Casebearer Moths)
Subfamily Coleophorinae
Explanation of Names
Coleophorinae from the type genus Coleophora (Hübner), from Greek meaning "case bearer." (1)
Works Cited
1.An accentuated list of the British Lepidoptera, with hints on the derivation of the names.
Anonymous. 1858. The Entomological Societies of Oxford and Cambridge.