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Genitalia Images of Voucher Specimens from Splinter Hill Bog Preserve



Kons, Hugo L. Jr., Robert J. Borth, James T. Vargo, Lance A. Durden, & Jeffrey R. Slotten.  2017.  A Lepidoptera Biodiversity Blitz at the Nature Conservancy's Splinter Hill Bog Preserve in Baldwin County, Alabama.  Southern Lepidopterists' News 39(2): 93-143.



Genitalia image set for Virbia species 1 [Dissection Number HLK:2445]


Genitalia were dissected and images taken by Hugo L. Kons Jr. with the the Automontage imaging system at the University of Wisconsin-Madison Department of Entomology.  All structures are the natural three dimensional shape (not slide mounted) except for the juxta/anellus (temporarily slide mounted for imaging). 





Capsule (Ventral)


Capsule (Dorsal)


Capsule (Lateral Left)


Valvae (Inner)






Phallus with Vesica Everted







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