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Family Attevidae - Tropical Ermine Moths

Unknown Caterpillar - Atteva aurea Ailanthus Webworm Moth - Atteva aurea Thin beetle? - Atteva aurea moth - Atteva aurea Ailanthus Webworm Moth - Atteva aurea Please ID - Atteva aurea unknown little creature - Atteva aurea Atteva aurea? - Atteva aurea
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Yponomeutoidea (Ermine Moths and kin)
Family Attevidae (Tropical Ermine Moths)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Has sometimes been considered a subfamily (Attevinae) of Yponomeutidae; recent analyses have restored it to a full family.
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