NOCTUOIDEA
(shuttle moths)

Subtaxon Example images Rank Subtaxa
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No of
ID refs
Male - dorsal view (Click to view)Dorsal view (Click to view)Adult - wings apart - dorsal view (Click to view)Dorsal view (Click to view)Side view (Click to view)
Family 37 illustrated subtaxa 9 ident. refs
Dorsal view - close-up (Click to view)At rest - dorso-lateral view (Click to view)Adult - lateral view (Click to view)Dorsal view (Click to view)Dorsal view (Click to view)Adult - dorsal view (Click to view)Adult - dorsal view (Click to view)Dorsal view - close-up (Click to view)Adult - dorsal view (Click to view)Adult - dorsal view (Click to view)Parasitic wasps (Click to view)
Family 149 illustrated subtaxa 77 ident. refs
Cocoon - side view (Click to view)
Family 3 illustrated subtaxa 2 ident. refs
Lateral view - wings spread (Click to view)Adult - dorsal view (Click to view)Head - top view (Click to view)
Family 19 illustrated subtaxa 5 ident. refs
Taxonomic hierarchy:
SuperfamilyNOCTUOIDEA (shuttle moths)
CladeMacrolepidoptera (macro-moths)
CladeObtectomera (butterflies and most moths)
CladeApoditrysia (butterflies and most 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)

BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 99 general literature references relevant to NOCTUOIDEA (shuttle moths)

NOCTUOIDEA (shuttle moths) may also be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 439 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for NOCTUOIDEA (shuttle moths)
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