ermine moth

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Related to Yponomeutidae: Geometridae, Culicidae

ermine moth

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1. (Animals) Also called: ermine an arctiid moth of the genus Spilosoma, characterized by dark spots on the light coloured wings, and producing woolly bear caterpillars
2. (Animals) small ermine an unrelated micro, Yponomeuta padella
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Furthermore, if the Adelidae and the Yponomeutidae (basal Ditrysia) possess long and ribbed styli, more advanced lepidopterans, in terms of classification (higher Lepidoptera), such as the satyriid Melanargia galathaea Linnaeus, the pierid Gonepteryx cleopatra Linnaeus and the lycaenid Polyommatus coridon Poda, also possess the same sensillum type.
Olethreutidae, Tortricidae, Phalonidae, Aegeriidae, Glyphipterygidae, Yponomeutidae, Gelechiidae, Oecophoridae, Xylorictidae, Lithocolletidae, Cecidoseidae, Ridiaschinidae, Acrolophidae, Tineidae e Psychidae da zona sudeste do Rio Grande do Sul.
The systematic position of Wockia Heinemann, 1870, and related genera (Lepidoptera: Ditrysia: Yponomeutidae auct.