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Definition of the noun Castniidae
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Castniidae is a family of Lepidoptera.
- synonym: family Castniidae
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Arthropoda
- class: Insecta
- order: Lepidoptera
- genus Amauta
- genus Athis
- genus Cabirus
- genus Castnia
- genus Castniomera
- genus Ceretes
- genus Corybantes
- genus Divana
- genus Dominickus
- genus Duboisvalia
- genus Elina
- genus Enicospila
- genus Erythrocastnia
- genus Eupalamides
- genus Feschaeria
- genus Frostetola
- genus Gazera
- genus Haemonides
- genus Herrichia
- genus Herrichia
- genus Hista
- genus Imara
- genus Insigniocastnia
- genus Ircila
- genus Lapaeumides
- genus Mirocastnia
- genus Nasca
- genus Neocastnia
- genus Paysandisia
- genus Prometheus
- genus Riechia
- genus Spilopastes
- genus Synemon
- genus Synpalamides
- genus Tascina
- genus Telchin
- genus Tosxampila
- genus Xanthocastnia
- genus Yagra
- genus Ypanema
- genus Zegara
- observational distribution: specimen and observational data from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility Network (not necessarily true occurrence density gradients)
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Castniidae is a kind.
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Castniidae is the Neotropical and Australian regions. It is obviously a later development of the Castniidse; having lost the many primitive characters found in that family, such as vein lc of the forewing and the closed cell of each wing with ...
by Royal Entomological Society of London
Castniidae is the Neotropical and Australian regions. It is obviously a later development of the Oastniidse, having lost the many primitive characters found in that family, such as vein lc of the forewing and the closed cell of each wing with ...
Encyclopedia of Entomology (2008)
by John L. Capinera
Giant Butterfly Moths (Lepidoptera: Castniidae) JOHN B. HEPPNER Florida State Collection of Arthropods, Gainesville, FL, USA Giant butterfly moths, family Castniidae, total 170 known species, mostly Neotropical but with some species also ...
A Dictionary of Zoology (2014)
by Michael Allaby
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A Dictionary of Entomology (2011)
CASTNIIDAE Plural Noun. A small Family (ca 30 Species) of ditrysian Lepidoptera forming Superfamily Castnioidea; Species occur in Neotropical, ...
Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (2 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi
In Argentina, the South American palm borer Paysandisia archon (Lepidoptera, Castniidae) is reported to attack native palms such as Trithrinax campestris and Butia yatay, as well as occasional exotic species. In Spain and France, the moth ...
A member of the genus Castnia or family Castniidae ...
by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press
Castniidae Invertebrate Zoology, a small family of diumal butterfly- like moths in the superfamily Castnioidea. Castnioidea Invertebrate Zoology, a superfamily of lepidopteran insects in the suborder Heteroneura. castoff Graphic Arts, the ...
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