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Pyraloidea (Moths)

Wikipedia Abstract

The Pyraloidea (pyraloid moths) are a moth superfamily containing about 16,000 described species worldwide (Munroe & Solis 1998), and probably at least as many more remain to be described. They are generally fairly small moths. With such a variety of living habits, pyraloids are used in biodiversity studies (Schulze & Fiedler 2003). Some species are of economic importance, e.g.:
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Crambidae (9,664)
Pyralidae (grass moths and snout moths) (5,969)   (2)   (1)

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