Check List 13(4): 177-183, doi: 10.15560/13.4.177
First records of Synpalamides phalaris (Fabricius, 1793) (Lepidoptera: Castniidae) in Venezuela, with comments on its natural history
expand article infoJorge M. Gonzalez, Bob Worthy§
‡ California State University, Fresno, United States of America§ Caterham, United Kingdom
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New records of Synpalamides phalaris (Fabricius, 1793) (Lepidoptera: Castniidae), collected from Venezuela, one of them from the Orinoco Delta, are presented. A brief historical account, brief description, comparison with specimens from other South American regions, natural history notes and illustrations are included.
Giant butterfly-moths, Orinoco delta, northeast Venezuela