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Tingena genus (Concealer moths)

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Oecophoridae
Superfamily: Gelechioide
Genus: Tingena
Common name: Concealer moth
 
Concealer moths are small New Zealand native moths in the Tingena genus, Their larvae have been found in plant litter.