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Genus Tortyra


Tortyra metalmark moths of Florida (Lepidoptera: Choreutidae).
By John B. Heppner
Tropical Lepidoptera 2(1): 73-78, 1991

On the North American species of Choreutis and its allies.
By Charles Henry Fernald
The Canadian Entomologist 32(8): 236-245, 1900
Fernald, C.H. 1900. On the North American species of Choreutis and its allies. The Canadian Entomologist 32(8): 236-245

Data partitioning in Bayesian analysis: Molecular phylogenetics of metalmark moths (Lepidoptera: Choreutidae)
By Rota, J.
Systematic Entomology, 36: 317–29., 2011
Abstract and access here.

Exploration of data partitioning in an eight-gene data set: phylogeny of metalmark moths (Lepidoptera, Choreutidae)
By Rota, J. and Wahlberg, N.
Zoologica Scripta, 41: 536–546., 2012
Available here.

A Revision of the North American Species of the Genus Choreutis
By W. D. Kearfott
Journal of The New York Entomological Society 10: 106-125, 1902
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Checklist of the Lepidoptera of Canada and the United States of America, part 2, Microlepidoptera
By McDunnough, J.H.
Memoirs of the Southern California Academy of Science, 2(1): 1-171, 1939
McDunnough, J.H., 1939. Checklist of the Lepidoptera of Canada and the United States of America, part 2, Microlepidoptera. Memoirs of the Southern California Academy of Science, 2(1): 1-171.

Descriptions of new melanic forms (Lepidoptera: Geometridae, Noctuidae and Arctiidae)
By Franclemont, J.G.
Entomological news, 49: 108-114, 1938
Franclemont, J.G., 1938. Descriptions of new melanic forms (Lepidoptera: Geometridae, Noctuidae and Arctiidae). Entomological news, and proceedings of the Entomological Section of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia., 49: 108-114.

Descriptions of North American Lepidoptera, No. 6
By Grote, A.R.
Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Philadelphia., 4: 315-330, 1863
Grote, A.R., 1863. Descriptions of North American Lepidoptera, No. 6. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Philadelphia., 4: 315-330.