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80a0396 – 5884   Sarata delta Heinrich, 1956

- gen. - Glenn Fine
Distribution: Type locality: North America.
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Synonymy: Sarata delta Heinrich, 1956
Taxonomic Notes: Sarata delta Heinrich, 1956, excluded from Neunzig (2003), is treated as "valid unassociated female" in Hodges et al. (1983) (Checklist) and in Scholtens & Solis (2015), ZooKeys. 535: 1-136. This species is suggested as a synonym of 5875 Sarata tephrella Ragonot, 1893 in Ferris & Nordin (2004).
  • Ferris, C.D. & J.S. Nordin, 2004. Taxonomic note on Sarata tephrella Ragonot (Lepidoptera: Pyraloidea: Pyralidae: Phycitinae). Zootaxa, 568: 1-7.
  • Heinrich, C., 1956. American moths of the subfamily Phycitinae. Bulletin United States National Museum, 207: 165; fig. 887.
  • Scholtens, B.G. & M.A. Solis, 2015. Annotated check list of the Pyraloidea (Lepidoptera) of America North of Mexico. ZooKeys, 535: 1-136.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Sarata delta
- Glenn Fine

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