Family Tineidae (Clothes Moths)

Subfamily Erechthiinae
Genus Erechthias

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Subfamily Hieroxestinae

Genus Opogona

Tineidae Opogona nr. stenocraspeda moth Australia  Tineidae Opogona nr. stenocraspeda moth Australia  IMG 9351 2

Subfamily Myrmecozelinae
Genus Moerarchis

Tineidae Moerarchis moth Australia  

Subfamily Perissomasticinae
Genus Edosa

Subfamily Tineinae
Genus Monopis

Monopis cf. ethelella  Monopis cf. ethelella

Subfamily Hapsiferinae
(all currently empty)
Subfamily Marmacloninae
Subfamily Nemapogoninae
Subfamily Scardiinae
Subfamily Setomorphinae

Pending ID – Tineidae

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Herbison-Evans, D. and Crossley, S. 2013. Lepidoptera Larvae of Australia. Online resource. Viewed 8 January 2013.

Meyrick, E. 1897. Descriptions of Australian Microlepidoptera. XVII. Elachistidae. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 22: 297-435.

Nielsen, E. S. & Common, I. F. B. 1991. ‘Lepidoptera (Moths and Butterflies)’, in The Insects of Australia II, 2nd edn. Brown Prior Anderson Pty Ltd, Burnwood, Victoria.

Semmens, T. D., McQuillan, P. B., & Hayhurst G. 1992. Catalogue of the Insects of Tasmania. Department of Primary Industry Tasmania.