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Genus Bactra

tiny micro with small spikes on bottom - Bactra verutana Javelin Moth for August - Bactra verutana Bactra lancealana - Bactra Bactra verutana - Javelin Moth - Hodges#2707 - Bactra verutana Bactra furfurana #1? - Bactra furfurana #2706 - Bactra furfurana? - Bactra verutana moth - Bactra furfurana Unknown moth - Bactra furfurana
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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 Olethreutinae
Tribe Olethreutini
Genus Bactra
Explanation of Names
Bactra Stephens 1834
7 spp. in our area
Adults relatively narrow-winged, mainly tan tortricids that resemble crambids at rest(1)
Works Cited
1.Three Additional Bactra In California, One Native But Overlooked, One Probably Introduced, One New Species (Tortricidae)
Jerry A. Powell . 1997. Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society 51(2), 128-134 .