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Subfamily Blastobasinae - Scavenger Moths

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Lepidoptera - Butterflies and Moths
Superfamily Gelechioidea - Twirler Moths and kin
Family Blastobasidae - Scavenger Moths
Subfamily Blastobasinae - Scavenger Moths

Tribe Blastobasini
Genus Pigritia
Species murtfeldtella - Pigritia murtfeldtella - Hodges#1246
No Taxon undetermined
Species laticapitella - Pigritia laticapitella - Hodges#1232
Species fidella - Pigritia fidella - Hodges#1227
Genus Blastobasis
Species floridella - Blastobasis floridella - Hodges#1160
Species glandulella - Acorn Moth - Hodges#1162
Species maroccanella - Blastobasis maroccanella - Hodges#1162.1
Species pulchella - Blastobasis pulchella - Hodges#1167
Species taurusella - Blastobasis taurusella - Hodges#1162.3
Species tarda - Blastobasis tarda - Hodges#1162.2
Species yuccaecolella - Blastobasis yuccaecolella - Hodges#1154
Tribe Holcocerini
Genus Asaphocrita
Species aphidiella - Asaphocrita aphidiella - Hodges#1171
Species busckiella - Asaphocrita busckiella - Hodges#1174
Genus Calosima
Species dianella - Eastern pine catkin borer moth - Hodges#1169
Genus Holcocera
Species concolor - Holcocera concolor - Hodges#1225.1
Species immaculella - Holcocera immaculella - Hodges#1221
Species villella - Holcocera villella - Hodges#1206.1
No Taxon undetermined
No Taxon chalcofrontella grouping
Species chalcofrontella - Holcocera chalcofrontella - Hodges#1175
Genus Hypatopa
Species punctiferella - Hypatopa punctiferella - Hodges#1208
Species simpliciella - Hypatopa simpliciella - Hodges#1151.1
Species vestaliella - Hypatopa vestaliella - Hodges#1218
No Taxon Unidentified morph 1
No Taxon Unidentified morph 2
No Taxon Unidentified morph 3