Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Phlyctaenodes jaralis Schaus, 1920
Loxostege jaralis Capps, 1967
Type locality: Mexico, Guadalajara
"Similar to pseudobliteralis
in color and maculation, but with ground color and markings slightly darker and subterminal line of hindwing closer to outer margin." (1)
"...the presence of a subterminal line on the forewing of jaralis
distinguishes it from helvialis
Capps, H. W. 1967: Review of some species of Loxostege Hübner and descriptions of new species (Lepidoptera, Pyraustidae: Pyraustinae). – Proceedings of the United States National Museum, Washington 120 (3561): 20
, figs 46, 75, 124.
Schaus, W. 1920: New species of Neotropical Pyraustinae (Lepid.). – Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 22 (7–8): 172–190, 200–222.
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on 1 March, 2016 - 8:38pm
Additional contributions by Steve Nanz
Last updated 25 March, 2016 - 3:57am