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Pyralidae
800320.005775.9Salebriaria kanawha – Neunzig, 2003

[T] - DNA - Mark Dreiling
Distribution: Type locality: West Virginia
Similar Species:
  • Best separated from similar species by genitalia. Mark Dreiling's DNA tested specimen from Oklahoma seems to be a poor match to the original description and is far out of range. It is placed by DNA barcode in the same BIN group with kanawha but the distance, ~.75%, is great enough that a species level identification should be considered tentative especially given the location and general appearance.
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: Select/reselect View by Region on the related species page.)
Taxonomic Notes: Salebriaria kanawha Neunzig, 2003 n. sp., MONA Fascicle. 15.5.
References
Salebriaria kanawha
- gen. - MD - LG – Paul Dennehy

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