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Galleria Fabricius, 1798
Galleria Fabricius, 1798; Ent. Syst. (Suppl.): 462, TS: Phalaena mellonella Linnaeus
Adeona Rafinesque, 1815; 129 (nom. nud.)
= ; [AUCL]; [GlobIZ]
Cerioclepta Sodoffsky, 1837; Bull. Soc. imp. Nat. Moscou 1837 (6) : 93, TS: Phalaena cereana Blom
= ; Hampson, 1917, Novit. Zool. 24 : 53; [NACL, 79]; [AUCL]; [GlobIZ]
Vindana Walker, 1866; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 35: 1706, TS: Vindana obliquella Walker
= ; Hampson, 1917, Novit. Zool. 24 : 53; [NACL, 79]; [AUCL]; [GlobIZ]
Galleria (Gallerianae) ; Hampson, 1917, Novit. Zool. 24 : 53
Galleria (Galleriinae) ; [AUCL]
Galleria (Galleriini) ; [NACL, 79]; [GlobIZ]

fiGalleria mellonella (Linnaeus, 1758)
Isovahakoisa Honeycomb Moth
Phalaena (Tinea) mellonella Linnaeus, 1758; Syst. Nat. (Edn 10) 1 : 537
Phalaena cereana Blom, 1764
= ; Hampson, 1917, Novit. Zool. 24 : 53; [NACL, #5622]; [AUCL]
Tinea cerella Fabricius, 1775; Syst. Ent.: 655 (emend.)
= ; Hampson, 1917, Novit. Zool. 24 : 53; [NACL, #5622]; [AUCL]
Galleria cerea Haworth, 1811; Lepid. Britannica (3): 392 (emend.)
= ; Hampson, 1917, Novit. Zool. 24 : 53; [NACL, #5622]; [AUCL]
Galleria cerealis Hübner, 1825; (emend.)
= ; [NACL, #5622]; [AUCL]
Vindana obliquella Walker, 1866; List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 35: 1706
= ; Hampson, 1917, Novit. Zool. 24 : 53; [NACL, #5622]; [AUCL]
Galleria austrina Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875; Reise Fregatte Novara, Bd 2 (Abth. 2) (5): pl. 137, f. 7
= ; Hampson, 1917, Novit. Zool. 24 : 53; [NACL, #5622]; [AUCL]
crombrugheela Dufrane, 1930
= ; [NACL, #5622]; [AUCL]
Galleria mellonella, Moth Photographers Group [MPG]
Galleria mellonella, Lynn Scott's Lepidoptera Images [Lynn Scott]
Galleria mellonella, Svenska fjärilar [SVF]
Galleria mellonella, Lepidoptera Larvae of Australia [Don Herbison-Evans]
Galleria mellonella, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Galleria mellonella, UK Moths [Ian Kimber]
crombrugheella[sic] ; [NACL, #5622]
mellomella ; Linnaeus, 1761, (missp.)
Galleria mellonella ; Hampson, 1917, Novit. Zool. 24 : 53; [NACL, #5622]; [AUCL]

Larva on (in beehives)



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References:
[AUCL]
Nielsen & Rangsi, 1996; Checklist of the Lepidoptera of Australia; CSIRO, Australia
[Don Herbison-Evans]
and Stella A. Crossley; Lepidoptera Larvae of Australia; e-mail: Don Herbison-Evans; e-mail: Don Herbison-Evans
[GlobIZ]
Global information system on pyraloidea; GlobIZ; Globales Informtationssystem Zünslerfalter; Note This information is not automatically synchronized with GlobIZ and can sometimes be lagging behind.
[Ian Kimber]
http://www.ukmoths.force9.co.uk/
[Lynn Scott]
Moths of the Ottawa Area; Lynn Scott's Lepidoptera Images
[MBE]
Moths and Butteflies of Europe; Paolo Mazzei, Diego Reggianti and Ilaria Pimpinelli; http://www.leps.it/
[MPG]
North American Moth Photographers Group
[NACL]
Hodges, 1983; Check List of the Lepidoptera of America North of Mexico
[SVF]
Svenska fjärilar; Naturhistoriska riksmuseet; (Sweden)


Some related literature:
Fabricius, 1775
Systema Entomologiae, sistens Insectorum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, Adiectis Synonymis, Locis, Descriptionibus, Observationibus. Syst. Ent.: 832pp
Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875
Reise der österreichischen Fregatte Novara um die Erde in den Jahren 1857, 1858, 1859 unter den Behilfen des Commodore B. von Wüllerstorf-Urbair. Zoologischer Theil. Band 2. Abtheilung 2. Lepidoptera. Rhopalocera Reise Fregatte Novara, Bd 2 (Abth. 2) (1): 1-136, pl. 1-21 (Rhop.) (C. & R. Felder, [1865]), (2): 137-378, pl. 22-47 (Rhop.) (C. & R. Felder, 1865), (3): 379-536, pl. 48-74 (Rhop.) (C. & R. Felder, 1867), (4): 537-548, pl. 75-120, (Inhalts-Verz.) 1-9 (pl. 1-74), (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1874) , (5): pl. 121-140, (erklärung) 1-10 (pl. 75-107), (Inhalts-Verz.) 1-20 (pl. 108-140), (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875)
Hampson, 1917
Classification of Pyralidae, subfamily Gallerianae Novit. Zool. 24 : 17-58
Haworth, 1811
Lepidoptera Britannica, sistens digestimen novam lepidopterorum quae in Magna Britannica reperiunter ... adjunguntur dissertationes variae ad historiam naturalam spectantes Lepid. Britannica (1): 1-136 (1803), (2): 137-376 ([1809]), (3): 377-512 ([1811]), (4): 513-609 (1828)
Linnaeus, 1758
Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Clases, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Symonymis, Locis. Tomis I. 10th Edition Syst. Nat. (Edn 10) 1 : 1-338, : 339-824
Sodoffsky, 1837
Entomologische untersuchungen ueber die Gattungsnamen der Schmetterlinge Bull. Soc. imp. Nat. Moscou 1837 (6) : 76-97
Walker, 1866
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum List Spec. Lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. 31: 1-322 ([1865]), 32: 323-706 (1865), 33: 707-1120 (1865), 34: 1121-1534 ([1866]), 35: 1535-2040 (1866)


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