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Lepidoptera > Pyraloidea > Crambidae > Spilomelinae > Spilomelini > Marasmia

Marasmia trapezalis (Guenée, 1854) – Trapeze Moth, Maize Webworm

Indian and global distribution:
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References:
  1. OD: Cnaphalocrocis trapezalis Guenée, 1854. Hist. nat. Ins., Spec. gén. Lépid. 8: 200.
  2. Botys creonalis Walker, 1859. List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 18: 579. Text at https://archive.org/details/listofspecimenso1618brit/page/579/mode/1up?view=theater
  3. Botys neoclesalis Walker, 1859. List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 18: 635. Text at https://archive.org/details/listofspecimenso1618brit/page/635/mode/1up?view=theater
  4. Botys suspicalis Walker, 1859. List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part 16-18. Pg. 667. Text at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/120189#page/697/mode/1up
  5. Dolichosticha perinephes Meyrick, 1886. Transactions of the Entomological Society of London. Pg. 236. Text at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/50990#page/270/mode/1up
  6. 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. 277, # 4819. 
  7. Bernard Landry, 2016, Taxonomic revision of the Spilomelinae (Lepidoptera, Pyralidae s. l.) of the Galápagos Islands, Ecuador, Revue suisse de Zoologie 123 (2), pp. 315-399: 353. 
  8. https://www.inaturalist.org/taxa/330490-Marasmia-trapezalis
  9. https://www.africanmoths.com/pages/CRAMBIDAE/SPILOMELINAE/cnaphalocrocis%20trapezalis.html
  10. http://mothphotographersgroup.msstate.edu/species.php?hodges=5288
  11. https://www.butterfliesandmoths.org/species/Marasmia-trapezalis
  12. https://v3.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=64620

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Anonymous. 2022. Marasmia trapezalis (Guenée, 1854) – Trapeze Moth, Maize Webworm. In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Moths of India, v. 3.30. Indian Foundation for Butterflies. http://www.mothsofindia.org/sp/358304/Marasmia-trapezalis
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