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80a0864 – 5105.2   Lamprosema canacealis (Walker, 1859)

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Synonymy: Desmia canacealis Walker, 1859
Taxonomic Notes: Lamprosema canacealis (Walker, 1859) is now recognized within the North American fauna north of Mexico (Texas), Texas Lepidoptera Survey.
  • Knudson, E. & C. Bordelon., 2008. Illustrated Checklist of the Lepidoptera of the Lower Rio Grande Valley, Texas, Vol. 3C: Micro-Moths and Geometroids. . Texas Lepidoptera Survey, Houston. 30 pp
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Walker, F., 1859. Pyralides. List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum, 17: 343.
Lamprosema canacealis
– Texas Lepidoptera Survey

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