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Obtectomera (butterflies and most moths)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Clade)

Macrolepidoptera (macro-moths)
BOMBYCOIDEA (silk moths, emperor etc.), eg: Saturnia pavonia (Emperor Moth) - Female adult - dorsal view DREPANOIDEA (lutestrings and hook-tips), eg: Watsonalla binaria (Oak Hook-tip Moth) - Male - dorsal view GEOMETROIDEA (butterfly moths), eg: Ligdia adustata (Scorched Carpet) - Top view - wings spread NOCTUOIDEA (shuttle moths), eg: Catocala sponsa (Dark Crimson Underwing) - Dorsal view - wings apart RHOPALOCERA (butterflies), eg: Ochlodes sylvanus (Large Skipper) - Dorso-lateral - wings apart (Dypterygia scabriuscula / Hyloicus pinastri) (a pair of moths), eg: Hyloicus pinastri (Pine Hawk-moth) - Adult - dorsal view - close-up
Clade 433 subtaxa 244 ident refs
PYRALOIDEA (grass and meal moths)
CRAMBIDAE (crambid moths), eg: Scoparia pyralella (Meadow Grey) - Adult - dorsal view PYRALIDAE (pyralid moths), eg: Phycita roborella (Dotted Oak Knot-horn) - Dorsal view
Superfamily 48 subtaxa 12 ident refs

Suggested Literature

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 35 general literature references to Obtectomera (butterflies and most moths)

Obtectomera 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 767 feeding and other relationships of Obtectomera (butterflies and most moths)

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