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80a1107 – 5245.1   Syllepte belialis (Walker, 1859)
Distribution Data for Syllepte belialis
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Distribution: Texas (Knudson & Bordelon 2004).
Type locality (belialis): Brazil, Villa Nova.
Type locality (albifrontalis): Puerto Rico.
Type locality (holoxantha): Jamaica.
Type locality (molliculalis): Honduras.
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Synonymy: Botys belialis Walker, 1859
Botys albifrontalis Möschler, 1890
Pilocrocis holoxantha Hampson, 1912
Botys molliculalis Walker, [1866]
Taxonomic Notes: Syllepte belialis (Walker, 1859) is recorded in Texas by Knudson & Bordelon (2004); deposited in the McGuire Center for Lepidoptera and Biodiversity.
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  • Walker, F., 1859. Pyralides. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum, 18: 602.
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