Thubana prolata

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Thubana prolata
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T. prolata
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Thubana prolata
Park & Abang, 2005

Thubana prolata is a moth in the family Lecithoceridae. It was described by Kyu-Tek Park and Fatimah Abang in 2005. It is found on Borneo. [1]

Moth Group of mostly-nocturnal insects in the order Lepidoptera

Moths are a polyphyletic group of insects that includes all members of the order Lepidoptera that are not butterflies, with moths making up the vast majority of the order. There are thought to be approximately 160,000 species of moth, many of which have yet to be described. Most species of moth are nocturnal, but there are also crepuscular and diurnal species.

Lecithoceridae family of insects

The Lecithoceridae, or long-horned moths, are a family of small moths described by Simon Le Marchand in 1947. Although lecithocerids are found throughout the world, the great majority are found in the Indomalaya ecozone and the southern part of the Palaearctic ecozone.

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Banksia prolata subsp. prolata is a subspecies of Banksia prolata. It was known as Dryandra longifolia subsp. longifolia until 2007, when Austin Mast and Kevin Thiele sunk all Dryandra into Banksia. Since the name Banksia longifolia had already been used, Mast and Thiele had to choose a new specific epithet for D. longifolia and hence for this subspecies of it. As with other members of Banksia ser. Dryandra, it is endemic to the South West Botanical Province of Western Australia. As an autonym, it is defined as encompassing the type material of the species.

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Thubana kinabaluensis is a moth in the family Lecithoceridae. It was described by Kyu-Tek Park and Kazuhiro Sugisima in 2005. It is found on Borneo.

Thubana kumatai is a moth in the family Lecithoceridae. It was described by Kyu-Tek Park and Kazuhiro Sugisima in 2005. It is found on Borneo.

Thubana spinata is a moth in the family Lecithoceridae. It was described by Kyu-Tek Park and Kazuhiro Sugisima in 2005. It is found on Borneo.

Thubana kubahensis is a moth in the family Lecithoceridae. It was described by Kyu-Tek Park and Fatimah Abang in 2005. It is found on Borneo.

Thubana ochracea is a moth in the family Lecithoceridae. It was described by Kyu-Tek Park and Fatimah Abang in 2005. It is found on Borneo.

Thubana quadrata is a moth in the family Lecithoceridae. It was described by Kyu-Tek Park and Fatimah Abang in 2005. It is found on Borneo.

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References

  1. Savela, Markku (August 4, 2016). "Thubana prolata Park & Abang, 2005". Lepidoptera and Some Other Life Forms. Retrieved November 2, 2019.