GLOSSATA
(a suborder of moths)

Subtaxon Example images Rank Subtaxa
with images
No of
ID refs
Female - dorsal view (Click to view)Feeding holes - leaf upperside (Click to view)
Superfamily 9 illustrated subtaxa 8 ident. refs
Infraorder 3 illustrated subtaxa 5 ident. refs
Mined leaf - upper side (Click to view)
Superfamily 3 illustrated subtaxa 5 ident. refs
Superfamily 1 illustrated subtaxa 1 ident. refs
Superfamily 1 illustrated subtaxa 3 ident. refs
Male - lateral view (Click to view)
Infraorder 5 illustrated subtaxa 1 ident. refs
Female adult - dorsal view (Click to view)Dorsal view (Click to view)Dorsal view (Click to view)
Infraorder 609 illustrated subtaxa 292 ident. refs
Adult - wings apart (Click to view)
Superfamily 9 illustrated subtaxa 6 ident. refs
Dorso-lateral - wings apart (Click to view)Female - upper side - wings apart (Click to view)Dorsal view - wings apart - on Hemp Agrimony (Click to view)Male - upperside - wings apart (Click to view)
Superfamily 61 illustrated subtaxa 74 ident. refs
Superfamily 1 illustrated subtaxa 5 ident. refs
Taxonomic hierarchy:
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)

BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 447 general literature references relevant to GLOSSATA (a suborder of moths)

GLOSSATA (a suborder of moths) may also be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 1,130 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for GLOSSATA (a suborder of moths)
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