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Definition of the noun Acrolepiidae
What does Acrolepiidae mean as a name of something?
Acrolepiidae is a family of Lepidoptera.
- synonyms: family Acrolepiidae / Challaia cacheutensis / species Challaia cacheutensis / Challaia multidentata / species Challaia multidentata / Challaia striata / species Challaia striata
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Arthropoda
- class: Insecta
- order: Lepidoptera
Acrolepiidae is a kind of Yponomeutoidea.
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Encyclopedia of Entomology (2008)
by John L. Capinera
Beetles False Diamondback Moths (Lepidoptera: Acrolepiidae) JOHN B. HEPPNER Florida State Collection of Arthropods, Gainesville, FL, USA False diamondback moths, family Acrolepiidae, include 96 species, mostly Palearctic. The family ...
A Dictionary of Entomology (2011)
ACROLEPIIDAE Plural Noun. Acrolepiid Moths. A Family of ditrysian Lepidoptera assigned to Superfamily Yponomentoidea with 3 North American Species. Similar to Plutellidae; larvae skeletonize leaves of Smilax or bore stems of lilies.
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