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Taxa in this genus:
Current Comb:GALLERIA mellonella Linnaeus, 1758
Original Comb:TINEA Linnaeus, 1758
MS Comb:
Superfamily:Pyraloidea
Family:Pyralidae
Subfamily:Galleriinae
Tribe:
Last updated by Shayleen James - 06/03/2003

Original publication details:

Scientific Name of Taxon:  mellonella        Original Rank:  ?   
Current Status:  Valid Name     Current Rank:  SPECIES
Original Combination:  TINEA ! Linnaeus, 1758
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Current valid name:

Current Valid Name:  GALLERIA mellonella Linnaeus, 1758   
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