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Genus Tinacrucis

Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Tortricoidea (Tortricid Moths)
Family Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Subfamily Tortricinae
Tribe Atteriini
Genus Tinacrucis
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Tinacrucis Powell, 1986
Six named species and several yet described. (1)
Genus is known for marked sexual dimorphism. (1)
Mexico and Central America. One species reaching into the mountains of southern Arizona. (1)
Works Cited
1.Moths of Western North America
Powell and Opler. 2009. UC Press.