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Containing group: Bombycoidea


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Scientific Name Ganisa postica formosicola
Location Taiwan
Comments Endemic in Taiwan
Source 080526 北橫 蓬萊帶蛾 Ganisa postica formosicola Matsumura, 1931
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Copyright © 2008 Shipher (士緯) Wu (吳)
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