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Pterophoridae

(Family)

Overview

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A Family in the Kingdom Animalia.

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Taxonomy

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The Family Pterophoridae is a member of the Superfamily Pterophoroidea. Here is the complete "parentage" of Pterophoridae:

The Family Pterophoridae is further organized into finer groupings including:

Genera

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Adaina

Adaina is a genus of moth in the Pterophoridae family. [more]

Agdistis

Agdistis (Ancient Greek: ) was a deity of Greek, Roman and Anatolian mythology, possessing both male and female sexual organs, connected with the Phrygian worship of Attis and Cybele. Her androgyny was seen as symbolic of a wild, uncontrolled nature and, as a trait threatening to the gods, was condemned and destroyed by them. [more]

Agdistopis

Macropiratinae is a subfamily of moths of the Pterophoridae family, although it is treated as a valid family Macropiratidae by some authors. It contains one genus Agdistopis with three species. [more]

Amblyptilia

Amblyptilia is a genus of moth in the Pterophoridae family. [more]

Anstenoptilia

Anstenoptilia is a genus of moth in the Pterophoridae family. [more]

Arcoptilia

Arcoptilia is a genus of moth in the Pterophoridae family. [more]

Buckleria

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Buszkoiana

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Buzkoiana

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Calyciphora

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Capperia

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Chocophorus

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Cnaemidophorus

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Cosmoclostis

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Crombrugghia

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Dejongia

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Deuterocopus

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Diacrotricha

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Emmelina

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Euleioptilus

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Exelastis

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Fletcherella

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Fuscoptilia

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Geina

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Gillmeria

Gilmeria

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Gypsochares

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Hellinsia

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Heptaloba

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Hexadactilia

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Imbophorus

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Intercapperia

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Karachia

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Koremaguia

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Lantanophaga

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Leioptilu

Lioptilodes

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Macrotinactis

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Marasmarcha

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Megalorhipida

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Megalorrhipida

Merrifieldia

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Nippoptilia

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Ochyrotica

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Oidaematophorus

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Ovendenia

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Oxyptilus

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Paraamblyptilia

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Paraplatyptilia

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Paravinculia

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Patagonophorus

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Platyptilia

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Porittia

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Porrittia

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Postplatyptilia

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Procapperia

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Pselnophorus

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Pseudoxyroptila

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Pterophorus

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Puerphorus

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Septuaginta

A Genus in the Kingdom Animalia. [more]

Shafferia

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Sibiretta

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Sphenarches

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Stangeia

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Stenodacma

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Stenoptilia

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Stenoptilodes

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Stockophorus

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Tabulaephorus

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Tetraschalis

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Titanoptilus

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Tomotilus

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Trichoptilus

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Uroloba

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Wheeleria

Xenopterophora

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Xyroptila

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At least 5 species and subspecies belong to the Genus Xyroptila.

More info about the Genus Xyroptila may be found here.

Sources

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Last Revised: October 03, 2013
2013/10/03 20:23:53