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Genus Gillmeria

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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 Platyptiliini
Genus Gillmeria
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
of the two North American species, one (Gillmeria pallidactyla) was formerly placed in genus Platyptilia
Numbers
2 species in North America (albertae; pallidactyla) listed at All-Leps and Pterophoridae of North America
Internet References
links to images of G. pallidactyla (Debbie Matthews, Pterophoridae of North America)