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51a0164.3 – 3841.2   Saphenista powelli Brown, 2019
Distribution Data for Saphenista powelli
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Distribution: Holotype: USA, California, Los Angeles Co., San Clemente Island, Eel Cove.
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Synonymy: Saphenista powelli Brown, 2019
Taxonomic Notes: Saphenista powelli Brown, 2019, n. sp., Insecta Mundi, 0738: 2; figs. 3, 8, 12.
  • 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.
Saphenista powelli
Paratype - CA - LG – John W. Brown

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