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59a1086 – 2136   Filatima biminimaculella (Chambers, 1880)
Distribution Data for Filatima biminimaculella
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Distribution: Type locality: Texas
Similar Species:
  • Filatima pseudoacaciella is less dark, has white dusting in the apical part of the wing, and lacks an ochreous spot on each side of the apex of the thorax (Chambers, 1880).
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Gelechia biminimaculella Chambers, 1880
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Chambers, V.T., 1880. Descriptions of some new Tineina, with notes on a few old species. The Journal of the Cincinnati Society of Natural History, 2(4): 183.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • U.S. National Entomological Collection (USNM) - Syntype (genitalia)
Filatima biminimaculella
- syntype - LG(cc) U. S. National Museum

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