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300140.81 – 0390.2   Phereoeca allutella (Rebel, 1892)
Distribution Data for Phereoeca allutella
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Distribution: Florida
Type locality: Canary Islands.
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Synonymy: Tineola allutella Rebel, 1892
Tinea verna Meyrick, 1924
Taxonomic Notes: Phereoeca allutella (Rebel, 1892), a household pest, is now recognized within the North American fauna in Florida, Hayden (2017), Tri-ology, 56(3): 9, 14.
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  • Hayden, J.E., 2017. Phereoeca allutella (Rebel), a household casebearer moth, a new Continental USA record. Tri-ology, 56(3): 9, 14.
  • Rebel, H., 1892. Beitrag zur Microlepidopterenfauna des canarischen Archipels. Annalen des K.K. Naturhistorischen Hofmuseums, 7: 270.
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