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51a0733.1 – 2904   Barbara ulteriorana (Heinrich, 1920)
Distribution Data for Barbara ulteriorana
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Distribution: Type locality: Waldo, OR.
Similar Species:
  • Barbara colfaxiana (Kearfott, 1907), possibly conspecific, is separated by slight differences in wing maculation and genitalia (see Heinrich (1920) and DNA barcode (both species are in the same BIN group).
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Evetria ulteriorana Heinrich, 1920
Taxonomic Notes: Barbara ulteriorana (Heinrich, 1920) was erroneously listed as a synonym Barbara mappana Freeman, 1941 in Pohl et al. (2016) following an erroneous listing in The two species are separated by genitalia and DNA barcode.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - BIN: BOLD:AAF3527 (part) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification.
  • Heinrich, C., 1920. On some forest Lepidoptera with descriptions of new species, larvae, and pupae. Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 57(2305): 53-96.
  • Pohl, G.R., B. Patterson, J. Pelham, 2016. Annotated taxonomic checklist of the Lepidoptera of North America, North of Mexico. Working paper published online by the authors at 766 pp. website
Barbara ulteriorana
14mm – U. S. National Museum
Barbara ulteriorana
- holtype - LG(cc) U. S. National Museum

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