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80a0667 – 5510   Pyralis farinalis (Linnaeus, 1758)
             Meal Moth

David Reed
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Synonymy: Pyralis farinalis Linnaeus, 1758
Asopia domesticalis Zeller, 1847
Phalaena erecta Fourcroy, 1785
Crambus farinatus Haworth, 1803
Pyralis fraterna Butler, 1879
Pyralis infumata Rebel, 1940
Pyralis marianii Hartig, 1951
Pyralis meridionalis Schmidt, 1934
Pyralis orientalis Amsel, 1961
Pyralis sardoplumbea Schawerda, 1936
Pyralis tenerifensis Rebel, 1906
Pyralis farinalis
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Pyralis farinalis
David Painter
Pyralis farinalis
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Pyralis farinalis
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Pyralis farinalis
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Pyralis farinalis
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