Samea Guenée, 1854,

Bernard Landry, 2016, Taxonomic revision of the Spilomelinae (Lepidoptera, Pyralidae s. l.) of the Galápagos Islands, Ecuador, Revue suisse de Zoologie 123 (2), pp. 315-399: 372

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http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.155309

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scientific name

Samea Guenée, 1854
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Samea Guenée, 1854 

Sixteen species were recorded from the Western Hemisphere by Munroe (1995) while Nuss et al. (2016) record an additional nine described from various other parts of the world. With the separation of two previously synonymized taxa below and the descriptions of two new species here, the World fauna now stands at 28 species.