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su·per·fam·i·ly ti·neoidea

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  1. Tineoidea, superfamily Tineoideanoun

    clothes moths; carpet moths; leaf miners


  1. superfamily tineoidea

    Tineoidea is a superfamily within the order Lepidoptera, mainly comprising moths. This superfamily includes several smaller families such as Tineidae (commonly known as clothes moths and fungus moths), Psychidae (bagworm moths), and Eriocottidae, among others. Species within this superfamily are typically small and often have scaled wings. They're found worldwide and have a wide range of ecological diversity and lifestyles. The larvae of many species in the Tineoidea superfamily are known to feed on plant debris, fungi, lichens, and detritus.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of superfamily tineoidea in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of superfamily tineoidea in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2


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