Oecophoridae


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Oecophoridae

[‚ēk·ə′fȯr·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of small to moderately small moths in the lepidopteran superfamily Tineoidea, characterized by a comb of bristles, the pecten, on the scape of the antennae.
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2) Erebidae (Arctiinae), with 1 species: Idalus lineosus Walker, 1869; 3) Riodinidae, with 1 species: Symmachia hippodice Godman, 1903; and 4) Oecophoridae, with 1 species: Eomichla sp.
Los Orgilinae actuan como endoparasitoides koinobiontes solitarios de larvas de Coleophoridae, Gelechiidae, Tortricidae, Pyralidae y Oecophoridae (Lepidoptera) (Shaw y Huddleston 1991), y poco se sabe sobre su biologia.
The only host records for any species of the genus Sphelodon are from the Nearctic region, where the known hosts include the lepidopterous families Oecophoridae, Pyralidae and Tortricidae (Dasch 1988, Gauld et al.
Clarke (1941) begins his revision of North American Oecophoridae by saying, "In the beginning I had intended only to do a specific revision of the genera Agonopterix and Depressaria.
1852]) x -- Elachistidae Stenoma hoplitica (Meyrick, 1925) x -- Stenoma ochropa Walsingham, 1913 -- x Geometridae Pleuroprucha asthenaria (Walker, 1861) -- x Hesperiidae Sophista latifasciata (Spitz, 1930) x x Megalopygidae Podalia albescens (Schaus, 1900) x x Noctuiidae Epidromia conspersata Dognin, 1912 -- x Oecophoridae Inga phaeocrossa (Meyrick, 1912) -- x Pyralidae Quadraforma obliqualis (Hampson, 1906) x x Riodinidae Anteros lectabilis Stichel, 1909 -- x Parcella amarynthina (Felder and Felder, 1865) x -- Theope ca.
Common has a passion for a particular family of moths: the Oecophoridae or malice moths.
In Brazil, the first occurrence was on pupae of Arctiidae (Paron and Berti-Filho 2000), but recently it was also reported attacking species of Oecophoridae (Oliveira et al.
2012), Nymphalidae (Boucek 1976), Noctuidae (Paron & Berti Filho 2000), Oecophoridae (Oliveira et al.
Month Family Species J F M A Oecophoridae Cerconota achatina X X X X (Zeller, 1855) Hesperiidae Chiomara punctum X X X X (Mabille, 1878) Geometridae Cyclomia mopsaria X X X X (Guenee, 1857) Dalceridae Dalcerina tijucana X X X (Schaus, 1892) Lymantriidae Eloria subapicalis X X X X (Walker, 1855) Arctiidae Fregela semiluna X X X X (Walker, 1854) Oecophoridae Gonioterma indecora X X X (Zeller, 1854) Oecophoridae Inga haemataula X X (Meyrick, 1912) Sphingidae Isognathus caricae X X X X (Linnaeus, 1764) Megalopygidae Megalopyge albicollis X X (Walker, 1855) Limacodidae Phobetron hipparchia X X X (Cramer, 1777) Oecophoridae Stenoma sp.
Leaves Lepidoptera NI * NI--leaf miner Leaves Arctiidae NI Leaves Ctenuchiidae NI Leaves Nymphalidae Eunica bechina Leaves Talbot Oecophoridae NI Leaves Sesiidae Carmenta sp.
Olethreutidae, Tortricidae, Phalonidae, Aegeriidae, Glyphipterygidae, Yponomeutidae, Gelechiidae, Oecophoridae, Xylorictidae, Lithocolletidae, Cecidoseidae, Ridiaschinidae, Acrolophidae, Tineidae e Psychidae da zona sudeste do Rio Grande do Sul.