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460083.106179Hellinsia meyricki (Barnes & Lindsey, 1921) – Meyrick's Plume Moth
Distribution Data for Hellinsia meyricki
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Synonymy: Oidaematophorus meyricki Barnes & Lindsey, 1921
Taxonomic Notes: Hellinsia meyricki (Barnes & Lindsey, 1921) is a synonym of 5767 Hellinsia fieldi, syn. nov. in Gielis (1993), Zool. Verh. Leiden 290: 70. H. meyricki is listed as a full species based on larval and pupal characteristics, (unpublished MS) in Matthews (2016),, accessed May, 2017.
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  • Gielis, C., 1993. Generic revision of the superfamily Pterophoroidea. Zoologische Verhandelingen, 290: 1-139.
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