Thriambeutis hemicausta is a species of moth of the family Heliodinidae. This species is known from the Solomons (Isabel island).
Moths comprise a group of insects related to butterflies, belonging to the order Lepidoptera. Most lepidopterans are moths, and there are thought to be approximately 160,000 species of moth, many of which have yet to be described. Most species of moth are nocturnal, but there are also crepuscular and diurnal species.
Heliodinidae, commonly known as sun moths, is a family of small moths with slender bodies and narrow wings. Members of this family are found in all parts of the world.
Solomon Islands is a sovereign state consisting of six major islands and over 900 smaller islands in Oceania lying to the east of Papua New Guinea and northwest of Vanuatu and covering a land area of 28,400 square kilometres (11,000 sq mi). The country's capital, Honiara, is located on the island of Guadalcanal. The country takes its name from the Solomon Islands archipelago, which is a collection of Melanesian islands that also includes the North Solomon Islands, but excludes outlying islands, such as Rennell and Bellona, and the Santa Cruz Islands.
It has a wingspan of 21 mm. The forewings are reddish-orange with a purple-blackish apical patch occupying rather more than half the wing, the anterior edge irregular. The hindwings are reddish-orange with the apical half blackish, the division between these irregular.
Cigaritis abnormis, the abnormal silverline, is a species of lycaenid or blue butterfly found in south India and Pakistan.
Trachyedra is a genus of moth in the family Gelechiidae. It contains the species Trachyedra xylomorpha, which is found in India.
Macroglossum fritzei is a moth of the family Sphingidae. It is known from south-eastern China, central and southern Japan, Thailand and Borneo.
Placanthes is a genus of moth in the family Lecithoceridae. It contains the species Placanthes xanthomorpha, which is found in the Philippines (Mindoro).
Cosmopterix clemensella is a moth of the family Cosmopterigidae. It is known from Canada and the United States.
Cosmopterix gielisorum is a moth of the family Cosmopterigidae. It is known from Ecuador.
Cosmopterix interfracta is a moth of the family Cosmopterigidae. It is known from Brazil, Cuba, the Dominican Republic, Jamaica and Puerto Rico.
Cosmopterix karsholti is a moth of the family Cosmopterigidae. It is known from Peru.
Cosmopterix lespedezae is a moth of the family Cosmopterigidae. It is known from the United States.
Cosmopterix nishidai is a moth of the Cosmopterigidae family. It is known from Costa Rica.
Cosmopterix nitens is a moth of the family Cosmopterigidae. It is known from the United States, where it is found from coastal South Carolina to south-western Texas. It is also established in Michigan.
Cosmopterix sinelinea is a moth of the family Cosmopterigidae. It is known from South Carolina, United States.
Cosmopterix teligera is a moth of the Cosmopterigidae family. It is known from the United States, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Jamaica and Mexico (Tamaulipas).
Cosmopterix vanderwolfi is a moth of the family Cosmopterigidae. It is known from Puerto Rico.
Hilarographa tetralina is a species of moth of the Tortricidae family. It is found on the Solomon Islands.
Zacorisca heliaula is a species of moth of the family Tortricidae. It is found in the Philippines.
Dichomeris uranopis is a moth in the Gelechiidae family. It was described by Meyrick in 1894. It is found in Burma.
Helcystogramma perceptella is a moth in the Gelechiidae family. It was described by August Busck in 1914. It is found in Panama.
Ardozyga furcifera is a species of moth in the family Gelechiidae. It was described by Turner in 1919. It is found in Australia, where it has been recorded from Victoria.
Callerebia dibangensis, the Roy’s argus or bright-eyed argus is a species of Satyrinae butterfly found in eastern Himalaya, India.
|This article relating to the Yponomeutoidea superfamily is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|