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Species Acrolophus plumifrontella - Eastern Grass-tubeworm Moth - Hodges#0372

 Eastern Grass-tubeworm Moth - Hodges#0372 - Acrolophus plumifrontella - male Eastern Grass-tubeworm Moth  - Acrolophus plumifrontella - male Acrolophus plumifrontella - male  Eastern Grass-tubeworm Moth - Hodges#0372 - Acrolophus plumifrontella Acrolophus plumifrontella - male Acrolophus plumifrontella - male Acrolophus plumifrontella - male Acrolophus - A. plumifrontella? - Acrolophus plumifrontella
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Tineoidea (Tubeworm, Bagworm, and Clothes Moths)
Family Tineidae (Clothes Moths)
Subfamily Acrolophinae (Burrowing Webworm Moths)
Genus Acrolophus (Tubeworm Moths)
Species plumifrontella (Eastern Grass-tubeworm Moth - Hodges#0372)
Hodges Number
0372
Size
circa 28 mm wingspan (based on photo measurements)
Identification
See photos and Internet references. Identification of species in this genus is rather preliminary.