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300178 – 0423   Praeacedes atomosella (Walker, 1863)
             African Scavenger
Distribution Data for Praeacedes atomosella
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Synonymy: Tinea atomosella Walker, 1863
Tinea decui C?pu?e & Georgescu, 1977
Praeacedes deluccae Amsel, 1954
Tinea despecta Meyrick, 1919
Tinea malgassica Gozmány, 1970
Tinea seminolella Beutenmüller, 1889
Tinea thecophora Walsingham, 1908
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
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