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80a1443 – 5475   Diatraea saccharalis (Fabricius, 1794)
             Sugarcane Borer
Distribution Data for Diatraea saccharalis
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Distribution: USA: FL to TX.
Central and South America.
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Synonymy: Phalaena saccharalis Fabricius, 1794
Diatraea brasiliensis Gorkum & Waal, 1913
Diatraea continens Dyar, 1911
Diatraea grenadensis Dyar, 1911
Diatraea incomparella Dyar & Heinrich, 1927
Crambus leucaniellus Walker, 1863
Crambus lineosellus Walker, 1863
Chilo obliteratellus Zeller, 1863
Diatraea pedidocta Dyar, 1911
Crambus sacchari Fabricius, 1798
Diatraea sacchari Guilding, 1828
Diatraea saccharalis
24mm - LG – Chris Grinter - CAS
Diatraea saccharalis
Todd GIlligan
Diatraea saccharalis
Todd Gilligan
Diatraea saccharalis
Todd Gilligan

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