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Noun1.Tineoidea - clothes mothsTineoidea - clothes moths; carpet moths; leaf miners
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
Lepidoptera, order Lepidoptera - moths and butterflies
tineoid, tineoid moth - small dull-colored moth with chewing mouthparts
family Tineidae, Tineidae - clothes moths
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Decomposer Lepidoptera, primarily represented at the ABS by Tineoidea and Noctuidae, have not been found on saw palmetto flowers, with the exception of Calycopis cecrops (Lycaenidae).
Although pteridophagy, or fern-feeding, is considered uncommon among Lepidoptera, there are examples of fern-feeders throughout the most diverse superfamilies of Ditrysia, the Noctuoidea, Geometroidea, and Pyraloidea, and also in primitive moth groups such as Tineoidea and Gelechioidea (e.