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Zygaenoidea 
Taxonomic Serial No.: 117601

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Superfamily  
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2005   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumEcdysozoa   
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                            SuperorderHolometabola   
                               OrderLepidoptera  – butterflies, moths, papillons, papillons de nuit, Borboleta, Mariposa  
                                  SuperfamilyZygaenoidea   
    Direct Children:  
                                     FamilyDalceridae  – dalcerid moths 
                                     FamilyEpipyropidae  – planthopper parasites 
                                     FamilyLacturidae   
                                     FamilyLimacodidae  – saddleback caterpillars, slug caterpillar moths, slug caterpillars 
                                     FamilyMegalopygidae  – flannel moths 
                                     FamilyZygaenidae   
       

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  Source: Check List of the Lepidoptera of North America... MS, database (version 2003)  
  Acquired: 2005   
  Notes: Ongoing developmental version with contributions by Don Lafontaine, Jean-François Landry, Jim Troubridge, Paul Opler, Ron Hodges, John Brown, et al. Higher classification does not yet reflect recent and substantial changes that have been published   
  Reference for: Zygaenoidea   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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