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Tibetanja tagoroides gen. et sp. n., a new genus and species from Tibet (Lepidoptera, Eupterotidae)

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2020
Authors:S. Naumann, Nässig, W. A., Rougerie, R.
Journal:Nachrichten des Entomologischen Vereins Apollo (N.F.)
Volume:41
Issue:3/4
Start Page:147
Pagination:147-153
Date Published:12/2020
ISSN:0723-9912
Keywords:ANTENNAE, BARCODING, CATALOGUE, CHINA, COI, EUPTEROTIDAE, MALAGASANJA, MALE GENITALIA, MTDNA, NEIGHBOR-JOINING, TAGORA, TIBET, TIBETANJA
Abstract:

"A new genus and species in the family Eupterotidae (Bombycoidea) are described from Tibet: Tibetanja gen. n. tagoroides sp. n. Holotype male will be deposited in
Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin. Based mainly on morphological aspects, it is classified provisionally within the African subfamily Janinae. The taxon is described; males, male genitalia structures and some other Eupterotidae taxa are figured for comparison."

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