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930508.008357Macrochilo absorptalis (Walker, 1859) – Slant-lined Owlet

David Reed
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Synonymy: Hormisa absorptalis Walker, 1859
Litognatha nubilifascia Grote, 1873
Taxonomic Notes: Macrochilo absorptalis: Formerly placed in the genus Hormisa.
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