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Species Salbia cassidalis - Hodges#5287.1

Salbia cassidalis
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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
Genus Salbia
Species cassidalis (Salbia cassidalis - Hodges#5287.1)
Hodges Number
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Salbia cassidalis (Guenée, 1854)
Syngamia cassidalis Guenée, 1854
Salbia pellucidalis Warren, 1889
Syngamia praeformatalis Möschler, 1890
Syngamia squamosalis Wallengren, 1860
Known from Brewster County and Hidalgo County, Texas in our area.
Records from October and December in Texas.
"Salbia cassidalis was first recorded in the US from Alamo, Hidalgo Co., TX, on December 3, 2013 by Charles Bordelon. It was reported in the Lep. Soc. Season Summary for 2013. - Ed Knudson, 8.xii.2016 in email to Kyhl Austin.
Print References
Guenée, M. A. 1854: Deltoïdes et Pyralites. Pp. 199–200. – In: Boisduval, J. B. A. D. de & M. A. Guenée, Histoire Naturelle des Insectes. Species Général des Lépidoptères 8 8. – Roret, Paris.
Möschler, H. B. 1890: Die Lepidopteren-Fauna der Insel Portorico. – Abhandlungen herausgegeben von der Senckenbergischen Naturforschenden Gesellschaft, Frankfurt a. M. 16 (1): 69–360, 1 pl.
Wallengren, H. D. J. 1860: Lepidopterologische Mittheilungen. – Wiener Entomologische Monatschrift 4(6): 161–176.
Warren, W. 1889: 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: 268.
Internet References