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51a0164.2 – 3841.1   Saphenista bartellae Brown, 2019

[T] - Jim Eckert
Distribution: Canada: BC; USA: CA east to MT and CO.
Holotype: USA, Colorado, Gilpin Co., 2538 Golden Gate Canyon Road.
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Synonymy: Saphenista bartellae Brown, 2019
Taxonomic Notes: Saphenista bartellae Brown, 2019, n. sp., Insecta Mundi, 0738: 2; figs. 1, 2, 7, 11.
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness, not proof of identification, and some BOLD specimens shown may not be sequenced.
  • Brown, J.W., 2019. Two new species and two new combinations in Saphenista Walsingham, 1914 from western North America (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae). Insecta Mundi, 0738: 1-8.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
Saphenista bartellae
13mm - LG – Jim Vargo
Saphenista bartellae
Paratype - CO - LG – John W. Brown
Saphenista bartellae
Paratype - CA - LG – John W. Brown

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