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Lepidoptera > Pyraloidea > Pyralidae > Pyralinae > Peucela

Peucela subresectalis (Snellen, 1890)

Placement of genus is provisional; some authors place this in the genus Pyralis Linnaeus, [1758]. 
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  1. Asopia subresectalis Snellen, 1890. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London, pg. 565. Text at 
  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. 152, # 4529. Listed as Pyralis subresectalis. 
  3. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1995. Moths of Nepal. Part 4. TINEA. Vol. 14 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pg. 169. Listed as Peucela subrectalis. for discussion on this species. Lepindex & [accessed 21 July 2021] list genus as Pyralis, though the former states that M. Schaffer, 1995 transferred the species to Peucela Ragonot, 1891.

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Anonymous. 2021. Peucela subresectalis (Snellen, 1890). In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 2.61. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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