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80a1030 – 5187   Hileithia magualis (Guenée, 1854)

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Synonymy: Isopteryx magualis Guenée, 1854
Botys? belusalis Walker, 1859
Asopia curtalis Walker, [1866]
Samea medealis Walker, 1859
Taxonomic Notes: Hileithia magualis (Guenée, 1854) was transferred from the genus Blepharomastix in Munroe (1995).
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Munroe, E.G., V.O. Becker, J.C. Shaffer, M. Shaffer, M.A. Solis, 1995. Pyraloidea [60. Pyralidae]. Atlas of Neotropical Lepidoptera. Volume 3. Checklist: Part 2. Hyblaeoidea - Pyraloidea - Tortricoidea. Association for Tropical Lepidoptera and Scientific Publishers, Gainesville, FL, 34-79.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Hileithia magualis
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