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Apoditrysia (butterflies and most moths)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Clade)

ALUCITOIDEA (many-plume moths)
ALUCITIDAE (many-plume moths), eg: Alucita hexadactyla (Many-plume Moth, Twenty-plume Moth) - Dorsal view
Superfamily 1 subtaxon 2 ident refs
CHOREUTOIDEA (a superfamily of moths) Superfamily 1 subtaxon  
CHOREUTIDAE (a family of micro-moths) Family 1 subtaxon  
Anthophila fabriciana (Linnaeus, 1767) (Nettle-tap, Fabricius’ Nettle-tap, Common Nettle-tap)
Ventral
Species    
COSSOIDEA (goat and leopard moths) Superfamily 1 subtaxon  
COSSIDAE (goat and leopard moths)
Zeuzera pyrina (Leopard Moth), eg: Zeuzera pyrina (Leopard Moth) - Adult - dorsal view - wings warming up for take-off
Family 1 subtaxon 1 ident refs
Obtectomera (butterflies and most moths)
Macrolepidoptera (macro-moths), eg: Saturnia pavonia (Emperor Moth) - Female adult - dorsal view PYRALOIDEA (grass and meal moths), eg: Scoparia pyralella (Meadow Grey) - Adult - dorsal view
Clade 481 subtaxa 256 ident refs
PTEROPHOROIDEA (plume moths)
PTEROPHORIDAE (plume moths), eg: Agdistis bennetii (Saltmarsh Plume) - Dorsal view
Superfamily 9 subtaxa 5 ident refs
SESIOIDEA (clearwings)
SESIIDAE (clearwings), eg: Synansphecia muscaeformis (Thrift Clearwing) - At flower - dorsal view
Superfamily 4 subtaxa 4 ident refs
TORTRICOIDEA (cochylid and tortrix moths)
TORTRICIDAE (tortrix moths), eg: Acleris variegana (Garden Rose Tortrix) - Adult - dorsal view
Superfamily 59 subtaxa 15 ident refs
ZYGAENOIDEA (burnets and foresters)
ZYGAENIDAE (burnets and foresters), eg: Zygaena filipendulae subsp. stephensi (a six-spot burnet) - Dorsal view
Superfamily 7 subtaxa 7 ident refs

Suggested Literature

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 47 general literature references to Apoditrysia (butterflies and most moths)

Apoditrysia may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
ANIMALIA
(animals)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
HEXAPODA
(insects and other 6-legged organisms)
INSECTA
(true insects)
LEPIDOPTERA
(butterflies and moths)
Ditrysia
(butterflies and most moths)
Microlepidoptera (via Apoditrysia)

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 939 feeding and other relationships of Apoditrysia (butterflies and most moths)

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