Lepidoptera

R. G. Beutel & S. N. Gorb, 2001, Ultrastructure of attachment specializations of hexapods (Arthropoda): evolutionary patterns inferred from a revised ordinal phylogeny, J. Zool. Syst. Evol. Research 39, pp. 177-207: 182

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10.1046/j.1439-0469.2001.00155.x

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Lepidoptera
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32 Lepidoptera 

An arolium is usually present. Hairy pulvilli are described for Epiphyas ( Tortricidae  ; Nielsen and Common 1991: Fig. 41.3D) and Micropterix (Kristensen, personal communication). This condition is considered a groundplan feature of the order.