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51a0648 – 3360   Ancylis tenebrica (Heinrich, 1929)
Distribution Data for Ancylis tenebrica
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Distribution: Holotype: Canada, "Alberta, Bilby".
Similar Species:
  • Ancylis comptana of authors, (not Frölich, 1828) requires dissection.
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Anchylopera tenebrica Heinrich, 1929
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Heinrich, C., 1929. Notes on some North American moths of the subfamily Eucosminae . Proceedings of the United States National Museum, 75(8): 17.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Ancylis tenebrica
- holotype - LG – © Todd M. Gilligan
Ancylis tenebrica
Patatype - 12mm – © U. S. National Museum

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