Alucitoidea

Belongs within: Obtectomera. The Alucitoidea are a group of moths in which the wings are often deeply divided. They are united by a discrete transverse bands of spines on the abdomen and a distinct V-shaped sclerotisation on the second sternite (Nielsen & Common 1991). Species of Alucita have the fore wing divided into six plumes… Continue reading Alucitoidea