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Genus Hellinsia

Moth for ID - Hellinsia Hellinsia balanotes Hellinsia grandis? - Hellinsia grandis White plume moth - Hellinsia Pterophoroidea - Hellinsia inquinatus large plume moth - Hellinsia Hellinsia glenni - female Hellinsia sp. - Hellinsia
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Pterophoroidea (Plume Moths)
Family Pterophoridae (Plume Moths)
Subfamily Pterophorinae
Tribe Pterophorini
Genus Hellinsia
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Hellinsia Tutt, 1905
Numbers
58 Hellinsia species are listed for America north of Mexico. MPG list
Internet References
Pterophoridae of North America - photos of many related species by Deborah Matthews.