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Anomoses hylecoetes
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Anomosetidae
Turner, 1922
Genus: Anomoses
Turner, 1916
Species: A. hylecoetes
Binomial name
Anomoses hylecoetes
Turner , 1916
1 species

Anomoses hylecoetes is a species of primitive hepialoid moth endemic to Queensland and New South Wales, Australia .[2][3] It is the only species in the family Anomosetidae.[4]


  1. ^ Animal biodiversity: An outline of higher-level classification and survey of taxonomic richness - Lepidoptera
  2. ^ N. P. Kristensen (1999). Lepidoptera, Moths and Butterflies. Walter de Gruyter, Berlin, New York. 
  3. ^ E. S. Nielsen, G. S. Robinson & D. L. Wagner (2000). "Ghost-moths of the world: a global inventory and bibliography of the Exoporia (Mnesarchaeoidea and Hepialoidea) (Lepidoptera)". Journal of Natural History. 34 (6): 823–878. doi:10.1080/002229300299282. 
  4. ^ Kristensen, N.P. (1978). Observations on Anomoses hylecoetes (Anomosetidae), with a key to the hepialoid families (Insecta: Lepidoptera). Steenstrupia, 5: 1-19

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