Anania murcialis

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Anania murcialis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Crambidae
Genus: Anania[1]
Species: A. murcialis
Binomial name
Anania murcialis
(Ragonot, 1895)
Synonyms
  • Botys (Phlyctaenia) murcialis Ragonot, 1895
  • Achyra murcialis

Anania murcialis is a species of moth in the family Crambidae. It is found in Spain[2] and Morocco.[3]

The length of the forewings is 9–10 mm. The forewings have pale brown pattern elements conspicuously suffused by black scales. The hindwing subterminal area has large white, black-filled ellipses between the veins.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "World Pyraloidea Database". Globiz.pyraloidea.org. Retrieved 2012-03-16.
  2. ^ Fauna Europaea
  3. ^ Anania ochrofascialis (Christoph) comb. n. and A. murcialis (Ragonot) comb. n. - two vicarious species from the western Palaearctic region (Pyraloidea: Crambidae: Pyraustinae)