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Taxonomy for Ascalenia melanogastra (Meyrick, 1918)
Class
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 2680 families, 140885 genera, 1879502 species
Tree
Subclass
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 2543 families, 136697 genera, 1874857 species
Tree
Infraclass
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 2226 families, 134478 genera, 1856979 species
Tree
Superorder
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 1216 families, 102024 genera, 1593949 species
Tree
Order
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 238 families, 26590 genera, 451495 species
Site
Tree
Suborder
Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
 204 families, 26304 genera, 450944 species
Tree
Infraorder
Heteroneura (Tillyard, 1918)
 193 families, 26165 genera, 449660 species
Tree
Division
Ditrysia (Borner, 1925) (Moths)
 182 families, 26036 genera, 446402 species
Tree
Section
Tineina (Stainton, 1857)
 97 families, 8252 genera, 96424 species
Tree
Subsection
Tineina (Stainton, 1857)
 80 families, 7436 genera, 85641 species
Tree
Superfamily
Gelechioidea (Stainton, 1854)
 37 families, 2648 genera, 33581 species
Tree
Family
Cosmopterigidae (Heinemann & Wocke, 1876) (Cosmet Moths) - Systematics
 193 genera, 2964 species
Site
Tree
Subfamily
Chrysopeleiinae (Mosher, 1916) (Chrysopeleines)
 30 genera, 423 species
Tree
Genus
Ascalenia (Wocke, 1876)
 69 species and subspecies in 68 Species and 2 Subgenera
Tree
Species
melanogastra (Meyrick, 1918)
 0 subspecies
Tree
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Ascalenia melanogastra
AuthorEdward Meyrick, 1918
Distribution
Continents:

Africa
Southern Africa
Republic South Africa (Kwazulu-Natal (Zululand District))
Antarctica


Ecozones: Afrotropical

Links and ReferencesAscalenia melanogastra in afromoths.net
Ascalenia melanogastra in Wikipedia (English)

Ascalenia melanogastra

Synonyms
Cholotis melanogastra (Meyrick, 1918)
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderLepidoptera
Lepidopterans, Butterflies and Moths
SuborderGlossata
InfraorderHeteroneura
SectionTineina
SubsectionTineina
SuperfamilyGelechioidea
FamilyCosmopterigidae
Cosmet Moths, Cosmopterigid moths, Seed Borers, Cosmopterygid moths, Cosmopterigids
SubfamilyChrysopeleiinae
Chrysopeleines
GenusAscalenia
Ascalenia melanogastra
AuthorMeyrick, 1918
 
Synonyms
Cholotis melanogastra

Keywords
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