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80a0465 – 5918.1   Ancylosis bonhoti (Hampson, 1901)

Bill DuPree
Distribution: USA: Florida.
Type locality: Nassau, Bahamas.
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Synonymy: Encystia bonhoti Hampson, 1901
Taxonomic Notes: Ancylosis bonhoti (Hampson, 1901) is now recognized within the North American fauna north of Mexico (Florida), Insecta Mundi 361: 6.
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  • Hampson, G.F., 1901. The Lepidoptera Phalaenae of the Bahamas. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, including Zoology, Botany and Geology, (ser. 7) 7: 256.
  • Hayden, J,E. & T.S. Dickel, 2014. New North American records of Pyraloidea (Lepidoptera: Crambidae, Pyralidae) from southern Florida. Insecta Mundi, 0361: 1-16.
  • Heinrich, C., 1956. American moths of the subfamily Phycitinae. Bulletin United States National Museum, 207: 201; figs. 452, 934.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Ancylosis bonhoti
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Ancylosis bonhoti
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