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A new species of the genus Dahira Moore (Lepidoptera: Sphingidae) from Sichuan, China

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2020
Authors:Z. - H. Jiang, Wang C. - B.
Journal:Zootaxa
Volume:4767
Issue:3
Start Page:485
Pagination:485-491
Date Published:04/2020
ISSN:1175-5326
Keywords:CATALOGUE, CHINA, DAHIRA, MALE GENITALIA, SPHINGIDAE, WORLDMAP1
Abstract:

"A new species of hawkmoth, Dahira sichuanica sp. nov. (Lepidoptera, Sphingidae, Macroglossinae, Macroglossini), is described based on a single male from an evergreen broad-leaf forest in Dafengding Nature Reserve, Leshan, Sichuan, China. The habitus and diagnostic features of the new species are described and illustrated. A list of all Dahira species presently known from China and the distribution map of the new species are also given."

URL:https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4767.3.7
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