Scopariinae is a subfamily of the lepidopteran family Crambidae.[1] The subfamily was described by Achille Guenée in 1854.

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Scoparia sp.
Scientific classification

Guenée, 1854
  • Eudoraeina Selys-Longchamps, 1844



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