Castniidae

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Castniidae

[‚kast′nī·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
The castniids; large diurnal, butterflylike moths composing the single, small family of the lepidopteran superfamily Castnioidea.
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New records of giant butterfly-moths (Lepidoptera: Castniidae) from Colombia with general notes on natural history
The giant butterfly-moths of the field Museum Of Natural History, Chicago, with notes on the herman strecker collection (Lepidoptera: Castniidae).