Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Subclassis: Pterygota
Divisio: Neoptera
Subdivisio: Endopterygota
Superordo: Panorpida
Ordo: Lepidoptera
Subordo: Glossata
Infraordo: Heteroneura
Divisio: Ditrysia
Section: Tineina
Subsectio: Tineina
Superfamilia: Copromorphoidea
Familia: Alucitidae
Genus: Alucita
Species: A. adriendenisi - A. hexadactyla - A. kosterini - A. lalannei - A. montana - A. ussurica


Alucita (Linnaeus, 1758)

Type species: Phalaena Alucita hexadactyla Linnaeus, 1758, by subsequent designation by Tutt, 1906


* Phalaena Alucita Linnaeus, 1758
* Orneodes Latreille, 1796, TS: Orneodes hexadactyla Linnaeus, 1758, by subsequent designation by Latreille, 1802
* Euchiradia Hübner, 1826, TS: Orneodes hexadactyla Linnaeus, 1758, by original designation.
* Orneodus Meyrick, 1909, misspelling.


* Gielis, C., 2003: World Catalogue of Insects Volume 4, Pterophoroidea & Alucitoidea (Lepidoptera)
* Landry, Bernard & Jean-François Landry, 2004, The genus Alucita in North America, with description of two new species (Lepidoptera: Alucitidae), The Canadian Entomologist 136 553-579.
* Byun, B.K., 2006, Alucitidae (Lepidoptera) of Korea: Desription of a new species and records of two previously unrecorded species, Zootaxa 1188: 37-47.
* Ustjuzhanin, P. Ya., 1999: New and little-known Palaearctic species of Alucitidae (Lepidoptera). Far Eastern Entomologist 68: 1-7. Full article: [1]

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