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51a0482 – 2710   Bactra sinistra Heinrich, 1926
Distribution Data for Bactra sinistra
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Distribution: Type locality: Sabine River Ferry, LA (across from Orange, TX).
Paratyes: Biloxi and Gulfport, MS.
Genitalia: See Heinrich (1926).
Similar Species:
  • 2709 Bactra priapeia is separated by female genitalia.
  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Bactra sinistra Heinrich, 1926
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Diakonoff, 1964. Further records and descriptions of the species of Bactra Stephens ( Lepidoptera, Tortricidae). Zoologische Verhandelingen, 70(1): 67; figs. 52-53.
  • Heinrich, C., 1926. Revision of the North American moths of the subfamilies Laspeyresiinae and Olethreutinae. Bulletin of the United States National Museum, 132: 87; fig. 174.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
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