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Subfamily Spilomelinae

moth - Palpita magniferalis Diacme elealis - Diacme adipaloides Crambid Snout Moth  - Hodges #5222 - Palpita arsaltealis 5218 – Four-spotted Palpita Moth - Palpita quadristigmalis yellow-spotted webworm - Anageshna primordialis Moth, spread dorsal - Diastictis fracturalis Diasemiodes janassialis Polygrammodes flavidalis? - Polygrammodes flavidalis
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Pyraloidea (Pyralid and Crambid Snout Moths)
Family Crambidae (Crambid Snout Moths)
Subfamily Spilomelinae
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Spilomelinae, once treated as a tribe of Pyraustinae, was recognized as a subfamily in Minet [1982], Solis and Maes (2002), and Regier et al. (2012) (1).
Numbers
244 species in 90 genera in our area (1), with at least two undescribed species.
Works Cited
1.Annotated check list of the Pyraloidea (Lepidoptera) of America North of Mexico
Scholtens, B.G., Solis, A.M. 2015. ZooKeys 535: 1–136. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.535.6086.