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80a1006 – 5287.1   Salbia cassidalis Guenée, 1854

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Distribution: Type locality: Brazil, R[io] Madeira; Espiritu Santo.
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Synonymy: Salbia cassidalis Guenée, 1854
Salbia pellucidalis Warren, 1889
Salbia praeformatalis Möschler, 1890
Salbia squamosalis Wallengren, 1860
Taxonomic Notes: Salbia cassidalis Guenée, 1854, reported from Hidalgo County, 12/3/2013, 2013 Season Summary, News Lepid. Soc., 56(S1):92, is now recognized within the North American fauna north of Mexico.
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  • Guenée, M.A., 1854. Deltoïdes et Pyralites. Histoire Naturelle des Insectes. Species Général des Lépidoptères, 8(8): 199.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • Warren, W., 1889. VIII. On the Pyralidina collected in 1874 and 1875 by Dr. J. W. H. Trail in the Basin of the Amazons. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London, 1889: 268. (pellucidalis, syn.)

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