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59a1159 – 2206   Faculta inaequalis (Busck, 1910)

Charles Melton
Distribution: Type locality: Mesilla, NM.
Similar Species:
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Gelechia inaequalis Busck, 1910
Gelechia anisectis Meyrick, 1923
Gelechia clistrodoma Meyrick, 1923
Gelechia inaequalis Walsingham, 1911
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Busck, A., 1909. New Microlepidoptera from New Mexico and California and a synoptic table of the North American species of Heliodines Stainton. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 11(4): 180.
  • Powell, J. A. & P. A. Opler, 2009. Moths of Western North America, Pl. 10.20m; p. 97. Book Review and ordering
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • U.S. National Entomological Collection (USNM) - Holotype ♀
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