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80a0052 – 5632   Aphomia gularis (Zeller, 1877)
             Stored Nut Moth
Distribution Data for Aphomia gularis
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Synonymy: Melissoblaptes gularis Zeller, 1877
Paralipsa modesta Butler, 1879
Melissoblaptes tenebrosus Butler, 1879
Taxonomic Notes: Aphomia gularis (Zeller, 1877) was formerly in the genus Paralipsa in Leraut (2014). Paralipsa was synonymized with Aphomia in Leraut (2014).
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  • Leraut, P.J.A., 2014. Moths of Europe, Pyralids 2. Moths of Europe, 4: 1-441.
  • Solis, M.A., & M.A. Metz, 2008. Aphomia Hübner and Paralipsa Butler Species (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae: Galleriinae) Known to Occur in the United States and Canada. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 110(3): 592-601.
Aphomia gularis
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