Puneet Varma

Epipyropidae

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Kingdom  Animalia
Section  Cossina
Phylum  Arthropoda
Order  Butterflies and moths
Class  Insecta
Superfamily  Zygaenoidea
Rank  Family
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The Epipyropidae comprise a small family of moths. This family and the closely related Cyclotornidae are unique among the Lepidoptera in that the larvae are ectoparasites, the hosts typically being fulgoroid planthoppers, thus the common name planthopper parasite moths.

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Genera

  • Agamopsyche
  • Anopyrops
  • Epieurybrachys
  • Epimesophantia
  • Epipomponia
  • Epipyrops
  • Epiricania
  • Heteropsyche
  • Ommatissopyrops
  • Palaeopsyche
  • Protacraga
  • Former genera

  • Microlimax

  • Epipyropidae
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    Epipyropidae Epipyropidae Planthopperparasite moths Discover Life
    Epipyropidae Moth Photographers Group MothTalk007htm

    References

    Epipyropidae Wikipedia


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