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09a0002 – 0016   Acanthopteroctetes bimaculata Davis, 1969

(cc) Finn McGhee
Distribution: "Blue Mountains-Wallowa Mountains section of the Columbia Plateau in northeastern Oregon south to the southern Sierra Nevada of east-central California" (Davis 1969).
Holotype: Spring Creek, Baker Co., OR.
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Synonymy: Acanthopteroctetes bimaculata Davis, 1969
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Davis, D., 1969. A review of the genus Acanthopteroctetes with description of a new species (Eriocraniidae). Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society, 23(3) 137-147.
Acanthopteroctetes bimaculata
LG(cc) Calif. Acad. Sci., C. Grinter

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