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GLYPHIPTERIGIDAE (a family of micro-moths)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Family)

ACROLEPIINAE (a subfamily of moths) Subfamily  
Acrolepiopsis assectella (Zeller, 1839) (Leek Moth)
Adult - at rest - lateral view
Species  
GLYPHIPTERIGINAE (a subfamily of moths) Subfamily  
Glyphipterix Hübner, [1825] (a genus of micro-moths)
Glyphipterix simpliciella (Cocksfoot Moth), eg: Glyphipterix simpliciella (Cocksfoot Moth) - Visiting Silverweed flower
Genus 1 ident refs
Orthotelia sparganella (Thunberg, 1788) (Reed Smudge) Species 1 ident refs

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Larvae

leaf-miners
The leaf and stem mines of British flies and other insects: http://www.ukflymines.co.uk The leaf and stem mines of British flies and other insects

GLYPHIPTERIGIDAE 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)
Microlepidoptera (via Yponomeutoidea)

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 11 feeding and other relationships of GLYPHIPTERIGIDAE (a family of micro-moths)

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