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Lepidoptera > Pyraloidea > Crambidae > Spilomelinae > Nomophilini > Samea

Samea castoralis (Walker, 1859)

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References:
  1. Botys castoralis Walker, 1859. Pyralides, In; List Spec. Lepid. Ins. Coll. B. M., Cat. Lepid. Heterocera. Ser. 4, 18: 509-798.TL: Sarawak. Text at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/120189#page/723/mode/1up 
  2. Hampson, G. F. 1896. The Fauna of British India including Ceylon and Burma. Moths, Vol. 4. Taylor & Francis, London. Pyralidae 594 p - 287 figs. Pg 426, # 5213 as Pionea castoralis.
  3. http://pyralids.plattenbaukasten.de/index.php?castoralis [accessed 10 September 2020] as Cotachena castoralis
  4. Moore, F. (1877) The Lepidopterous Fauna of the Andaman & Nicobar Islands. Proc. zool. soc. Lond: 580-632, pls. 58-60.
  5. http://v3.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=317381 [accessed 10 September 2020]

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Anonymous. 2021. Samea castoralis (Walker, 1859). In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 2.61. Indian Foundation for Butterflies. http://www.mothsofindia.org/sp/357354/Samea-castoralis
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