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800212.005723Apomyelois ceratoniae (Zeller, 1839) – Locust Bean Moth
Distribution Data for Apomyelois ceratoniae
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Synonymy: • Myelois ceratoniae Zeller, 1839
• Phycis ceratoniella von R๖slerstamm, 1839
• Phycita dentilinella Hampson, 1896
• Laodamia durandi Lucas, 1950
• Myelois oporedestella Dyar, 1911
• Myelois phoenicis Durrant, 1915
• Trachonitis? pryerella Vaughan, 1870
• Hypsipyla psarella Hampson, 1903
• Heterographis rivulalis Warren & Rothschild, 1905
• Myelois tuerkheimiella Sorhagen, 1881
• Euzophera zellerella Sorhagen, 1881
Taxonomic Notes: Apomyelois ceratoniae (Zeller, 1839) was formerly in the genus Ectomyelois, ZooKeys. 535: 116.
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  • Neunzig, H. H., 1990. Moths of America North of Mexico, Fascicle 15.3, p. 47; pl. 1.52-53. order or free PDF
  • Scholtens, B.G. & M.A. Solis, 2015. Annotated check list of the Pyraloidea (Lepidoptera) of America North of Mexico. ZooKeys, 535: 1-136.
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