Blastobasidae


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Blastobasidae

[¦blas·tō′bas·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of lepidopteran insects in the superfamily Tineoidea.
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Larvae of an unidentified genus of moth in the family Blastobasidae were found once on pollen cones of a species of Zamia in the Greater Antilles (Terry et al.
No Brasil, os endofagos de capitulos de asteraceas pertencem, principalmente, a tres familias de dipteros (Tephritidae, Cecidomyiidae e Agromyzidae) e quatro de microlepidopteros (Tortricidae, Pterophoridae, Blastobasidae, Pyralidae, Gelechiidae), totalizando mais de 120 especies (LEWINSOHN, 1988; 1991).
Halbert (Psyllidae), all at the Division of Plant Industry, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services; Don Davis (Gracillaridae and Yponomeutidae), Department of Entomology, Smithsonian Institute; David Adamski (Blastobasidae), USNM, CIO Department of Entomology, Smithsonian Institute; Ray Gagne (Cecidomyiidae), Systematic Entomology Laboratory, Agriculture Research Service, US Department of Agriculture.