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Gelechiidae
421084.002134Filatima biforella (Busck, 1909)

Mike Rickard
Distribution: Type locality: Cotulla, TX
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  • Pinned specimens of related species. (Hint: select View by Region on the related species page.)
Synonymy: Gelechia biforella Busck, 1909
Gelechia promonitrix Meyrick, 1927
References
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD) - Caution: Some specimens shown may not be sequenced. DNA barcode provides evidence of relatedness not proof of identification.
  • Busck, A., 1909. Notes on microlepidoptera, with descriptions of new North American species. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 11(2): 89.
  • Species Page at BugGuide.Net
  • U.S. National Entomological Collection (USNM) - Holotype ♀ (genitalia)
Filatima biforella
Jim Vargo

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