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420028.001066Martyringa ravicapitis Hodges, 1960 – Himalayan Grain Moth

Donald Riley
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Synonymy: Martyringa ravicapitis Hodges, 1960
Taxonomic Notes: Martyringa ravicapitis Hodges, 1960, treated as a synonym of Martyringa xeraula in Lvovsky (2003) apparently without justification and seemingly dubious (J-F Landry, pers. comm., 4/13/2017), is restored as the valid species.
Martyringa ravicapitis
Fran Rutkovsky
Martyringa ravicapitis
24mm – Mississippi Entomological Museum
Martyringa ravicapitis
21mm – Mississippi Entomological Museum
Martyringa ravicapitis
- Holotype - LG – U.S. Nat'l. Museum

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