Carcina quercana (Fabricius, 1775)
(long-horned flat-body)

Taxonomic hierarchy:
SpeciesCarcina quercana (long-horned flat-body)
FamilyPELEOPODIDAE (a family of moths)
SuperfamilyGELECHIOIDEA (a superfamily of micro-moths)
InfraorderDitrysia (butterflies and most moths)
InfraorderHeteroneura (a suborder of moths and butterflies)
SuborderGLOSSATA (a suborder of moths)
OrderLEPIDOPTERA (butterflies and moths)
Division Endopterygota (bees, beetles, flies, moths and other insects with wings developing internally)
InfraclassNeoptera (bees, beetles, flies, grasshoppers, moths and other advanced insects)
SubclassPTERYGOTA (bees, beetles, dragonflies, flies, grasshoppers, moths and other winged insects)
ClassINSECTA (true insects)
SubphylumHEXAPODA (insects and other 6-legged organisms)
PhylumARTHROPODA (arthropods)
SuperphylumECDYSOZOA (skin shedders)
CladeBilateria (bilaterally symmetrical animals)
SubkingdomEUMETAZOA (metazoans)
KingdomANIMALIA (animals)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)
Records of Carcina quercana (Long-horned Flat-body) :
1: Carcina quercana (Long-horned Flat-body)
7 Sep 2017 OSGR: SU00 50° 50' N, 1° 50' W Vice County: Dorset (VC 9) England
at MV light
Image 1: Adult - dorsal view - highly enlarged - natural background
2: Carcina quercana (Long-horned Flat-body)
29 Jul 2005 OSGR: SU77 51° 30' N, 0° 60' W Vice County: Berks (VC 22) England
At MV lamp, 29/30 July 05
Image 1: Dorsal view - enlargedImage 2: Latero-dorsal view - enlarged

Carcina quercana (Long-horned Flat-body) may be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

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