Galapagos Species Checklist


Samea inconspicuella

(B. Landry, 2016)

Domain Eukaryota
Kingdom Animalia
Division Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Lepidoptera
Superfamily Pyraloidea
Family Pyralidae
Subfamily Spilomelinae
Genus Samea

Samea inconspicuella  (B. Landry, 2016)

 

Taxonomic comments: Etymology: Named for the diminutive size and inconspicuous forewing markings.

Name status: Accepted name; taxon occurs in Galapagos.

Last updated: 09 Jan 2018

Origin

  • In
    Introduced
  • Na
    Native

  • En
    Endemic

    Taxon occurs only in Galapagos.

  • Hy
    Hypothetical
  • Id
    Indigenous
  • Mi
    Migrant
  • EnQ
    Questionable Endemic
  • Re
    Resident
  • Va
    Vagrant

Distribution

Distribution: A Galápagos endemic found so far on the
islands of San Cristóbal, Santa Cruz, and Santiago.