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580017.002640Caloreas multimarginata (Braun, 1925)

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Synonymy: Choreutis multimarginata Braun, 1925
Choreutis melanifera Keifer, 1937
Taxonomic Notes: Caloreas multimarginata (Braun, 1925) includes as a synonym 2640.1 Caloreas melanifera (Keifer, 1937) in the 1983 Hodges Checklist. Powell & Opler (1996:122) treated Caloreas melanifera as a species but comment that C. melanifera, multimarginata, leucobasis, and augustella may be a single widespread species.
Caloreas multimarginata
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Caloreas multimarginata
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